Andrew Nachison

Andrew Nachison
Founder/CEO, We Media


Andrew is co-founder and CEO of iFOCOS and a partner of The We Media Group,
a business foresight, design and consulting firm. Andrew is an internationally recognized
expert on communications, technology and cultural trends and a leading
advocate for applying media tools and techniques to make the world a
better place for everyone. He is a writer and online publishing
veteran who learned from remarkable teachers: the art of fiction from
novelist Frank McCourt, computer programming from BASIC creator John
Kemeney, and social activism from Pacific island nuclear testing
witness and author David Bradley.

He has reported and edited for The
Associated Press; written for The New York Times, Infoworld, Audubon
and other magazines; managed one of the world’s most ambitious
small-market newspaper Web sites,; played clarinet at
Tanglewood and Carnegie Hall; studied wildlife, development and
environmental policy in Kenya; spoken on media convergence and
business strategies in Asia and Europe; and currently serves on the
advisory boards of the World Editors’ Forum and NewsTrust.

He has published one piece of short fiction,
written many others ( and swears there’s more to come. He
earned a bachelor’s degree in philosophy at Dartmouth College and
lives with his wife and two sons in Reston, Virginia. Connect with Andrew in The We Media Community:


Location: Broadway North (6th Floor) Level:
Andrew Nachison (We Media), Nick Bilton (The New York Times R&D Labs), Jeff Jarvis (, susan mernit (HACK THE HOOD), Matt Thompson (Reynolds Journalism Institute)
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If we accept that media will never return to its pre-Internet form, what lies ahead for news? How will we use current and future digital tools to craft and disseminate information? What lessons can publishers of all types learn from the news industry's digital transition? A panel of media experts will discuss these topics and others in this forward-looking session. Read more.
  • Impelsys Inc.
  • Ingram Industries
  • oXygen XML Editor
  • Adobe Systems, Inc.
  • codeMantra
  • Connotate
  • DPCI
  • Innodata Isogen, Inc.
  • LibreDigital
  • Lulu
  • Malloy
  • Mark Logic
  • Media Services Group
  • Quark, Inc.
  • ReadHowYouWant
  • RSuite
  • Safari Books Online
  • Smashwords, Inc.
  • Sterling Commerce
  • Verso Digital

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