In 2009 and 2010, Cyrus Farivar was invited to speak at the University of Wisconsin Madison, Engineers Without Borders 2009 Conference (Milwaukee), CCDCOE (Tallinn, Estonia), Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), Texas A&M University and most recently at the Global Voices 2010 Summit in Santiago, Chile.
His areas of expertise include:
Technology journalism, Iran and the Internet, Estonia and the Internet, South Korea and the Internet, Senegal and the Internet, History of the Global Internet, African technology, Internet for Development (ICT4D), Silicon Valley, Global Innovation, Innovation Policy…and California taco trucks.
He is fluent in English and French and can speak some Persian and is currently attempting to learn German as quickly as possible.
Please email cfarivar [at] cfarivar [dot] org if you’d like to book him for a speaking engagement.