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From Augmented Reality to Voice Recognition to Wearable Tech

Living in Digital Times Previews Cutting-Edge Lifestyle Technologies at CES Unveiled New York   With eight weeks until the launch of thousands of new devices at CES® 2017, Living in Digital Times is offering a sneak peek at some of the products and trends that best exemplify the high-tech consumer lifestyle.   READ MORE

Neuroscience, Augmented and Virtual Reality, Hyper-Personalized Curriculums

NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Information has never been more plentiful and accessible, yet the fundamental question of how to educate lifetime learners for 21st century skills remains hotly debated.  Already technology is quickly disrupting and remaking the educational landscape. At TransformingEDU, a conference devoted to the role technology plays in the future of education, we bring […]

Have You Raised the Bar in Kids’ Tech Innovation? The 2017 KAPi Awards are Now Accepting Nominations

For the 8th Year, Living in Digital Times in Partnership with Children’s Technology Review to Recognize Leaders in Children’s Technology at CES 2017 Deadline to Enter is November 15, 2016 NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Living in Digital Times and Children’s Technology Review have once again teamed up to honor the latest innovations in children’s technology with an official […]

10 Under 20: Young Innovators to Watch at CES 2017

High School and College Students Can Enter Now for $5,000 Scholarship Award Competition Honoring Outstanding Inventions in Innovative Technologies NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The search is on for young, digital innovators.  Living in Digital Times announced today that it is taking its prestigious student scholarship program, 10 Under 20: Young Innovators to Watch, to the national […]

Robin RaskinFounder

Robin Raskin is the founder of Living in Digital Times (LIDT), a team of technophiles who bring together top experts and the latest innovations to look at the intersection of lifestyle and technology. LIDT produces a number of notable conferences and expos at CES® and at conferences and events worldwide. The company’s trademark events include: Last Gadget Standing, Digital […]

Joel Rubin
CFO

Joel E. Rubin spent twenty three years with The Princeton Review, a publicly-traded educational services company. His most recent position was as Senior Vice President and COO of the Test Preparation Division, where he oversaw all business operations for the network of 54 field offices in the US and Canada. With the company since 1987, […]

Jill Gilbert
Producer

Jill Gilbert is a catalyzer of people, events, and ideas. Her experience ranges from speaker, publisher and Silicon Valley entrepreneur to Hollywood producer to breakthrough industry conference curator. Her most recent accomplishments include producing the Digital Health Summit, Lifelong Tech and Robotics on the Runway, which are adjuncts to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). She […]

Julie Sylvester
Producer

Raised in the Midwest, her life consumed by theater, Julie found herself in New York not long after college. Twenty-Five years of acting, directing and managing small theater companies led her to start her own production company, Julie & Friends, which not only produced theater but also corporate and social events. Since starting production of […]

Tonda Bunge Sellers
Producer

Tonda Bunge Sellers  brings her warm southern charm and entrepreneurial spirit to play as the producer of the Kids@Play Summit at CES. Sellers brings over 18 years of experience in education, policy, technology and conference planning with her. Her duties have ranged from budget and contract administration to establishing advisory boards to creating a unique vision for conferences at […]

Kaare Christian Co-Producer

Kaare Christian has been producing the Last Gadget Standing and Mobile Apps Showdown competitions at CES for the last five years. He’s also involved in the KAPi awards, Young Innovators to Watch, and many other LIDT activities. Prior to LIDT, Mr. Christian worked with the Young People’s Chorus of New York, helping to manage concerts at […]

Peter Sylvester
Co-Producer

Like his wife, Julie, Peter comes to CES with a history in theater. Formerly a performer, director and playwright, he served as the Artistic Director of the Synchronicity Theatre Group in New York for ten years.  Subsequently he returned to school, attaining a graduate degree in “Interactive Telecommunications” from NYU (ITP.) He and Julie are […]

Rachel DunphyAssociate Producer

Rachel Dunphy, Associate Producer at Living in Digital Times, is new to the business- world but exhilarated by it. Using the strategic thinking from her years as a chess instructor and the communications experience from her time as the Managing Editor of the Barnard Bulletin, a monthly lifestyle magazine, she jumped into all things tech […]