State Department's Cohen to Speak at CEA Line Shows
The organizers of CEA Line Shows announced Wednesday that Jared Cohen, a member of the U.S. State Department's Office of Policy Planning, will deliver a keynote address at the Line Shows' Digital Downtown Conference.
The speech will take place at 11:30 a.m. June 22, at 7 West 34th St. in New York.
Cohen, who has been with the State Department since 2006, is known as a specialist in the use of technology to advance American interests throughout the world. He played a major role in keeping the Twitter network online during Iran's election crisis in 2009, and also played a part in assisting the survivors of the Haiti earthquake this year.