Digital Wonder Woman: A Profile of Internet Speaker Alexandra Samuel
Yet blending together diverse and disparate-seeming disciplines is second-nature to Alex Samuel. The internet is a tool with the potential to do enormous good, she tells The Sun, but how we use it is up to us. It doesn’t have to be about just shopping and browsing; it can be a forum for political activity, environmental engagement, and economic development. Living online with meaning and intent can be achieved with the right perspective—and Samuel walks the walk.
As a speaker and a digital cartographer, she draws a compelling map of the kinds of conversations that we can have on the internet—conversations that engage democratic processes, foster creativity, and develop healthier, more meaningful companies and lives, both online and offline, which, in her world, are one and the same.