Jeff Jarvis Keynote Speaker

  • Author, "What Would Google Do?"
  • Creator and founding editor, Entertainment Weekly magazine
  • Worldwide Media Leader

Jeff Jarvis's Biography

Jeff Jarvis Speaker Profile:

Jeff Jarvis is a journalist, professor, public speaker and former television critic. He advocates the Open Web and argues that there are many social and personal benefits to living a more public life on the internet.  He is the author of “What Would Google Do? (2009) and “Public Parts: How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work and Live,” (2011) as well as the ebook “Gutenberg the Geek.”

Jarvis delights in highly interactive conversations with his audiences, speeding around the room like Oprah to tackle problems together. Jarvis is director of the Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism at the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism. He blogs at Buzzmachine.com, tweets under @jeffjarvis (with 100,000+ followers), and posts at Google+, where he has more than 2 million followers).Jarvis is also cohost of the popular weekly podcast “This Week in Google” and writes frequently for the Guardian. Previously, he was creator and founding editor of Entertainment Weekly magazine; TV critic for TV Guide and People magazines; president of Advance.net, the online arm of Advance Publications (Conde Nast and Newhouse Newspapers); Sunday editor and associate publisher of the New York Daily News; and a columnist on the San Francisco Examiner. He has consulted for media, retail, and technology companies.

He has been a business keynote speaker and moderated at conferences around the world – including South by Southwest, the World Economic Forum at Davos, and Picnic; for industry associations ranging from technology to law to libraries and even to truck-stop and retirement-community owners; and for companies, including Salesforce.com, Hearst, Gucci, LexisNexis, Axel Springer, and Holtzbrinck.

For availability and speaker fees, please contact Jeff Jarvis’s speaking agent at Chartwell here, or call +1 972 385 1021 for U.S. inquiries or +44 207 293 0864 for international inquiries.

Read More

Videos of Jeff Jarvis

How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work & Live - Jeff Jarvis
How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work & Live - Jeff Jarvis

Check Jeff Jarvis's speaking availability and fees

Interested in booking Jeff Jarvis to speak at an event? Please provide your details and we’ll get in touch within 24 hours.

    View our related Speakers

    John Tolva Speaker
    Exclusive
    John Tolva
    Expert on Information Technology
    Simon Kuper Speaker
    Simon Kuper Speaker
    Exclusive
    Simon Kuper
    Expert on the Business of Football
    Mary Ann Sieghart Speaker
    Mary Ann Sieghart Speaker
    Exclusive
    Mary Ann Sieghart
    Highly Regarded Current Affairs Commentator
    Stephen Trzeciak Speaker
    Exclusive
    Stephen Trzeciak
    Physician, Scientist and Professor
    Sarah Harper Speaker
    Exclusive
    Sarah Harper
    World-leading Expert on Population Ageing and Advisor to European and Asian governments
    Lucrezia Reichlin Speaker
    Exclusive
    Lucrezia Reichlin
    Co-founder and Director of Now-Casting Economics Ltd
    Iain Martin Speaker
    Exclusive
    Iain Martin
    Political Commentator & Author
    Kirby Ferguson Speaker
    Exclusive
    Kirby Ferguson
    Viral Film Producer
    Evy Poumpouras Speaker
    Exclusive
    Evy Poumpouras
    Former Special Agent of the United States Secret Service
    Philip Delves Broughton Speaker
    Exclusive
    Philip Delves Broughton
    Management Expert