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Greta Byrum

Greta Byrum
Greta Byrum
Co Director, Digital Equity Laboratory ,
The New School

Greta Byrum reimagines the way we design, build, control, and govern communications systems. As Co-Director of the Digital Equity Laboratory at The New School, she builds digital justice through applied research, community projects, and policy strategy. Previously Byrum founded and led the Resilient Communities program at New America, where she developed and led Resilient Networks NYC, an initiative bringing training, tools, and equipment for storm-hardened mesh WiFi to five neighborhoods in NYC's flood zones. She is an FM microbroadcaster, a 2017 Harvard Loeb Fellow, and serves on the board of the Metropolitan New York Libraries Council. Her poems have appeared in the Colorado Review and the Denver Quarterly.

SILICON HARLEM
Silicon Harlem is a social venture that has been designed to transform Harlem in to a technology and innovation hub. This includes establishing co-working spaces, gigabit infrastructure, securing investment capital, and hosting monthly meetups.
The Future
Envisioning the Technological Future of Harlem is a comprehensive set of steps needed to transform the community. Silicon Harlem is an ecosystem that is inclusive and driven by positive growth. Be a part of the solution.
Opportunity
We have an opportunity to lower if not eradicate crime in Harlem, the potential to lower unemployment rates, increase quality education opportunities and grow jobs. Help us Transform Harlem into a Tech and Innovation Hub
5th Annual Conference
Silicon Harlem brings together the stakeholders of the community to hear from leading minds in the fields of emerging technologies.