David Alan Grier to Deliver Talk on New Book at Computer History Museum

Top Quote IEEE Computer Society 2013 President David Alan Grier will be reading and signing copies of his new essay collection, The Company We Keep, at the Computer History Museum at noon on 29 January. End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) January 10, 2013 - LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. - The new collection explores the effect of technology on Millennials and other types of computer users. The Company We Keep is available in paperback for US $19.95 on Amazon.com and through CreateSpace.

    Grier is associate professor of International Science and Technology Policy at George Washington University and the author of When Computers Were Human and Too Soon to Tell.

    His latest book, an outgrowth of columns he wrote for Computer magazine, examines how digital technology affects communities, connecting individuals more closely to the centers of political, economic, social, and cultural power.

    The Computer History Museum is located at 1401 N. Shoreline Blvd. in Mountain View, California.  To register or for directions and parking, visit http://www.computerhistory.org.
    About the IEEE Computer Society
    The IEEE Computer Society is the world's leading computing membership organization and the trusted information and career-development source for a global workforce of technology leaders including: professors, researchers, software engineers, IT professionals, employers, and students. The unmatched source for information technology training, inspiration, and collaboration, the IEEE Computer Society is the source that computing professionals trust to provide high-quality, state-of-the-art information on an on-demand basis. The Computer Society provides a wide range of forums for top minds to come together, including technical conferences,  publications, and a comprehensive digital library online, unique training webinars, professional training - e-learning courses, and a Corporate Affiliate Program to help organizations increase their staff's technical knowledge and expertise. To find out more about the community for technology leaders, visit http://www.computer.org.
    Contact Information
    Media Contact: 
    Margo McCall , Corporate Communications Manager
    mmccall ( @ ) computer dot org 
    (714) 816-2182 (office)
    (714) 822-9253 (mobile) 

  • FB Icon Twitter Icon In-Icon
Contact Information