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Tiffany Shlain

Filmmaker & Founder of The Webby Awards

Honored by Newsweek as one of the “Women Shaping the 21st Century,” Tiffany Shlain (twitter @tiffanyshlain) is a filmmaker, artist, public speaker and founder of The Webby Awards. Tiffany’s work with film, technology, and activism has received 50 awards and distinctions and her last four films have premiered at Sundance. She just released a new film and accompanying TED Book called Brain Power. Her acclaimed feature documentary, Connected: An Autoblogography about Love, Death & Technology, is currently screening around the world and is available on all digital platforms at www.connectedthefilm.com. It was selected by The US State Department as part of the American Filmmaker Showcase to represent America.<br /> <br /> A celebrated thinker and speaker, she is on the advisory board of The Institute for the Future, has advised Secretary Clinton on technology & society, and presented the campus-wide Commencement address at UCBerkeley. <br /> <br /> She is working on a new film series, Let it Ripple: Mobile Films for Global Change, which employs a new participatory way of making films she calls “Cloud Filmmaking.”<br /> <br /> "Connected" is now available on iTunes, Amazon, Cable On Demand, and more. www.connectedthefilm.com<br /> <br /> http://www.facebook.com/connectedthefilm<br /> <br /> www.tiffanyshlain.com<br /> <br /> <br /> twitter @tiffanyshlain