Daniel Araya is a consultant and advisor to government with a special interest in technological innovation, public policy, and learning. He is an advisor to several companies in the technology industry including CGBlockchain in New York City and Cambrian.AI in San Francisco. He is a Sharing Cities Policy Fellow and a regular contributor to various media outlets including Futurism, The Brookings Institution, Singularity Hub, and Medium. Daniel's newest books include: Augmented Intelligence (2018), and Smart Cities as Democratic Ecologies (2015). He has a doctorate from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is an alumnus of Singularity University’s graduate program in Silicon Valley.