Elizabeth Stark

Entrepreneur-in-Residence at StartX

Elizabeth Stark has taught at Stanford and Yale about technology and the Internet. She started Stanford's Ideas for a Better Internet Program to engage students in working on projects to better the future of the net.

Stark has spoken and researched extensively on the future of knowledge, open education and learning. She is a co-founder of the Open Video Alliance, which seeks to promote innovation and free expression in online video, and has produced related conferences that involved over 8,000 people in person and online.

Stark has spent years working on open Internet issues, and was one of the key organizers in the anti-SOPA movement that engaged 18 million people worldwide. She serves as a mentor with the Thiel Fellowship, is an entrepreneur-in-residence at Stanford's StartX and is working on an early-stage startup whose mission is to make knowledge more open and easily accessible.

Twitter handle: 
@starkness

People + Policy

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