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Laurie Segall

Broadcast Journalist, Technology

With her finger on the pulse of technology, Segall knows what's hot now and what trends companies should be looking for in the near future. She offers audiences a unique behind-the-scenes view into the world of technology that few people get to witness. With anecdotes from her interviews with top tech CEOs, Segall shows business leaders and audiences what it takes to start a successful tech startup and what makes a successful entrepreneur. She also discusses the digital age of journalism and how she has used technology to investigate stories.

BIO

Former technology correspondent for CNNMoney, Laurie Segall’s keen understanding of innovation, technology, and entrepreneurship is illuminating. She specialized in news from Silicon Valley, emerging technology companies, and venture capital. Her work has appeared across all CNN platforms.

After joining the network in 2010, Segall reported on stories ranging from drone technology in Israel to the benefits of digital classrooms. She interviewed entrepreneurs like Bill Gates and provided her audience a “behind the scenes” look at tech companies like Twitter and Instagram. Segall’s portfolio of coverage included an interactive multimedia series where she’s covered topics ranging from the influence of sex and drugs in Silicon Valley and the disturbing internet trend in the rise of revenge porn to the future of love and relationships in the mobile age.

Segall was named to Forbes’ ’30 Under 30′ and Mashable’s ‘Seven Top Journalists to Subscribe to on Facebook.’ She speaks at industry conferences, including Internet Week New York and SXSW, where she led CNN’s technology coverage.

Former technology correspondent for CNNMoney, Laurie Segall’s keen understanding of innovation, technology, and entrepreneurship is illuminating. She specialized in news from Silicon Valley, emerging technology companies, and venture capital. Her work has appeared across all CNN platforms.

After joining the network in 2010, Segall reported on stories ranging from drone technology in Israel to the benefits of digital classrooms. She interviewed entrepreneurs like Bill Gates and provided her audience a “behind the scenes” look at tech companies like Twitter and Instagram. Segall’s portfolio of coverage included an interactive multimedia series where she’s covered topics ranging from the influence of sex and drugs in Silicon Valley and the disturbing internet trend in the rise of revenge porn to the future of love and relationships in the mobile age.

Segall was named to Forbes’ ’30 Under 30′ and Mashable’s ‘Seven Top Journalists to Subscribe to on Facebook.’ She speaks at industry conferences, including Internet Week New York and SXSW, where she led CNN’s technology coverage.

Media
SPEECH TOPICS

The Intersection of Tech and Culture

The State of Tech: What Aren’t We Talking About and What’s Next