Brad writes and researches the future of automated transportation. He spent 2 years advising Google’s self-driving car team focusing on strategy and future technologies.
He is a regular speaker at conferences around the world, having given talks in over 20 countries on topics such as self-driving cars, privacy, computer freedom, Bitcoin and many other topics.
Brad Templeton is founding faculty for Computing & Networks at Singularity University, and Chairman Emeritus and futurist of the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), the leading cyberspace civil rights foundation. He is on the board of the Foresight Institute He also advised Google’s team developing self-driving cars, and writes about such cars at robocars.com. He also advises Starship on delivery robots and Quanergy in the LIDAR space. He founded ClariNet Communications Corp (the world’s first “dot-com” company.) He also created rec.humor.funny, and its web site, www.netfunny.com, the world’s longest running blog.