Designing for Our Future: Solutions for Digital Well-Being

Common Sense Media

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 2:00pm to 10:00pm


Doors open at 8:30 am

9:00 a.m. Welcome

James P. Steyer, Common Sense


9:10-10:00 a.m. Where Do We Start?

Tristan Harris, Center for Humane Technology

Ellen Pao, Project Include


10:00-10:50 a.m. Putting the Equity in Tech

Maria Alvarez, Common Sense

Kim-Mai Cutler, Initialized Capital

Michelle Hyman, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Shireen Santosham, City of San Jose

Rachael Myrow, KQED


11:00–11:15 a.m. The New Normal: Parents, Teens, Screens, And Sleep in the United States

Michael Robb, Common Sense


11:15–11:50 a.m. I Love Algorithms: A Digital Well-Being Design Challenge

Carissa Carter, Stanford


11:50 a.m.–12:35 p.m. Designing for Privacy

Alicia Gray, Mozilla

Eli Luberoff, Desmos

Jacob Rogers, Wikipedia

Marina Taylor,

Levi Sumagaysay, San Jose Mercury News


1:20–1:25 p.m. Computer History Museum Welcome

Dan'l Lewin, Computer History Museum


1:25–2:10 p.m. Building Better (for Us) Platforms

Alex Feerst, Medium

Jessica González, Free Press

Leslie Miley, technologist

Craig Newmark, Craig Newmark Philanthropies

Danielle Abril, Fortune


2:10–2:35 p.m. What Kids Are Up Against: Digital Citizenship Demo

Merve Lapus, Common Sense

Kelly Mendoza, Common Sense


2:45–3:45 p.m. Teens Talk Tech

Angelika de Castro, 826 Valencia teen author

Annie Huang, 826 Valencia teen author

Cameron Kasky, March for Our Lives

Sian Laing, 826 Valencia teen author

Huy An Nguyen, 826 Valencia teen author

Dave Eggers, author


3:45–4:30 p.m. NSFK: Getting to Quality Content

Jill Murphy, Common Sense

Jenny Radesky, University of Michigan

Alicia Blum-Ross, Google

Nellie Bowles, New York Times


4:30–5:30 p.m. Networking Happy Hour

Sponsored by Mozilla

Includes teen book signing, followed by exclusive access to museum exhibits

Computer History Museum
1401 N Shoreline Boulevard
Mountain View , CA 94043