WeTalk — Direct Democracy and Our DIY Future: Megan Smith, Neha Narula and Samantha Snabes

Three women at the very forefront of technological development engage in an electric conversation at SXSW 2018.

This powerhouse panel features: Megan Smith, America’s first female Chief Technology Officer and the 3rd CTO to President Obama; Neha Narula, Director of the Digital Currency Lab at MIT; and Samantha Snabes, re:3D inventor of the first industrial-sized 3D printer (which can process 37,000 water bottles per month & turn them into school supplies). Each has poured insight and energy into solving crucial issues for our future, and when they come together on this show, the result is electric!

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Producer/director Ondi Timoner has the rare distinction of winning the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival twice. Her 2004 doc, Dig!, explores the star-crossed rivalry of the Dandy Warhols and the Brian Jonestown Massacre, while her 2009 top prize-winner, We Live in Public, examines privacy in the virtual age through Internet visionary Josh Harris’ social experiments. Her company A Total Disruption releases weekly short docs about thought leaders and doers who are transforming our lives through technology.