This talk was presented at an official TED conference, and was featured by our editors on the home page. September 2017
Robert Muggah is at the leading edge of debates on the future of cities, disruptive technologies, digital and real threats, and the future of liberal democracy. He has over two decades working on the front-lines of many of the world’s conflict zones and criminal hot spots. He uses exciting data and visual tools to speak with corporate, public sector, non-profit and academic audiences around the world about global challenges and solutions.
The founder of several think tanks and a senior adviser to the United Nations, World Bank, global city networks, and leading tech and consulting companies, Robert brings practical experience to the table. He is internationally recognized for bringing Big Data alive to entertain and educate audiences from Davos to TED. Robert infuses his talks with evidence, energy and erudition to reveal what is going on behind the headlines.