Joshua Breitbart

Joshua Breitbart
Joshua Breitbart
Deputy Chief Technology Officer,
The City of New York Mayor's Office

Joshua Breitbart is the Deputy Chief Technology Officer in the Mayor’s Office of the CTO for the City of New York. He leads NYC Connected, the initiative to meet the Mayor’s goal of universal, affordable, high speed internet service for all New Yorkers by 2025. Prior to joining city government, he co-founded two successful nonprofit organizations, Rooftop Films and Allied Media Projects, and he was the Director of Field Operations for New America’s Open Technology Institute. He attended Deep Springs College and Columbia University and is a fourth-generation resident of Brooklyn, New York.

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.
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