News & Stories > VIEA News
Tech Humanist Kate O’Neill Keynotes Upcoming Economic Summit

Strategist Kate O’Neill on…

The human impact of a tech-driven future

Companies like Google, Etsy, Cisco, and more look to Kate O’Neill, the “Tech Humanist,” for optimism about the role of technology in the world along with a firm reality check.

Kate is helping humanity prepare for a more technology-centric future by teaching companies how to design data-driven experiences that are both more profitable for business and more meaningful for humans.

VIEA is thrilled to announce Kate O’Neill as a keynote speaker at our first-ever virtual Economic Summit in October!

Registration opens soon.

Kate is founder and CEO of KO Insights, a strategic advisory firm committed to improving human experience at scale. Her clients have included world-leading corporations, non-profit organizations, and cultural institutions — as well as states and cities, such as Amsterdam, and even the United Nations.

Author of 4 books including her latest, Tech Humanist, Kate’s insights and expertise have been featured in WIRED, USA Today, and many other outlets, and she has appeared as an expert commentator on BBC, NPR, Marketplace, NBC, and a wide variety of other national and international news media. She has been named to the 2020 Thinkers50 Radar, a global ranking of top management thinkers.

Kate’s prior accomplishments include creating the first content management role at Netflix, developing Toshiba America’s first intranet, leading cutting-edge online optimization work at, building the first departmental website at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and holding leadership positions in a variety of digital content and technology start-ups. Read more about Kate O’Neill.

Learn More About The Summit

Sign Up For VIEA News

Did you find what you're looking for?
We're glad to hear it! If you need anything please email us or give us a call at 250-667-5225.
We'd love to help! Let us know what you are looking for and our team will be in touch soon!