WHAT WE ARE
We will return to San Francisco in August 2015 with a radically original 2-day event experience. We are not a traditional conference, but a festival of disruptive innovation celebrating the futures of digital currency and disruptive tech sectors.
Our event experience will unite entrepreneurs, angel and VC investors, hedge fund professionals, and startups from the partner worlds of cryptocurrency & 3D printing, biohacking, start-up culture, tech media, virtual reality technology, gaming, space exploration and more.
We will not just discuss the latest developments of these sectors, but create an ecosystem with local businesses, charities, artists and activists changing the world. With an open forum for collaboration, networking competitions and legendary, original parties — think TED meets Burning Man meets TechCrunch Disrupt.
“Libertarianism is hot,” headlined the Washington Post in 2013. From an almost-forgotten part of American political culture, libertarianism has grown into a respected and much-discussed political faction and a compelling set of ideas that challenge the conventional wisdom. Tens of millions of Americans are fiscally conservative, socially tolerant, and skeptical of American military intervention.
The growth of the libertarian movement is a product of two factors: the spread of libertarian ideas and sentiments, and the expansion of government during the Bush and Obama administrations, particularly the civil liberties abuses after 9/11 and the bailouts and out-of-control spending after the financial crisis. As one journalist noted in 2009, “The Obama administration brought with it ambitions of a resurgence of FDR and LBJ’s active-state liberalism. And with it, Obama has revived the enduring American challenge to the state.”
- The Libertarian RepublicWriter, 2014 - present
- Liberty.meProject Coordinator, 2014 - presentLiberty.me is the new social media and publishing platform for liberty-minded individuals. Join here http://igg.me/at/libertydotme/x/4868875
- WT Communities Digital NewsColumnist, 2011 - presentUncensored exploration of issues concerning current events, civil liberties, American political advocacy, and the political and social issues facing military veterans. Link: http://communities.washingtontimes.com/neighborhood/citizen-warrior/
- Speak Liberty NowCo-Founder, Writer, 2012 - presentwww.speaklibertynow.com is a website dedicated to bringing truthful and relevant liberty minded dialogue to social and economic issues of our day.
- Freedom's FatalesContributor, 2012 - presentOur mission is to share the ideas of liberty with ladies and gents! News, links and discussion of free people, free markets and free ideas from a liberty lady's perspective. Join us! https://www.facebook.com/FreedomsFatales
- Ryan's ProjectChief Operations Officer, 2011 - presentRyan’s Project is an outreach organization dedicated to assisting wounded, disabled veterans of the United States military. Whether coordinating special events or daily needs, Ryan’s Project reminds our nation’s veterans that their sacrifices have not been forgotten. In memory of Ryan Matthew Robinson, USMC.
- Fictionista WorkshopFounder, 2009 - 2012The Online Community For Your Creative Fiction / https://www.facebook.com/pages/Fictionista-Workshop/178284749827
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