Speaker Bio

Jonathan Donner is Senior Director for Research at Caribou Digital, a research and delivery consultancy focused on building inclusive digital economies in the developing world. Author of over three dozen scholarly articles, Jonathan’s projects have included Mobiles for Development, Microenterprise Development, Digital Financial Services, Citizen Journalism, Mobile Health, and Youth & New Media. His latest book, After Access: Inclusion, Development, and a More Mobile Internet was published by the MIT Press in November 2015. He is an affiliate at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University. Prior to joining Caribou Digital, Jonathan was a Researcher in the Technology for Emerging Markets Group at Microsoft Research India, a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the Earth Institute at Columbia University, and a consultant with the Monitor Group in Cambridge, MA. Jonathan’s Ph.D. is from Stanford University in Communication Research. He tweets occasionally as @jcdonner.

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