Tiffany Shlain

Photograph by Lauri Levenfeld
About The Author

Honored by Newsweek as one of the “Women Shaping the 21st Century,” Tiffany Shlain is an Emmy-nominated filmmaker, founder of The Webby Awards, and co-founder of The International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Her films and work have received over eighty awards and distinctions including being selected for The Albert Einstein Foundation’s Genius: 100 Visions for the Future, NPR’s inclusion of Shlain’s UC Berkeley address on their list of best commencement speeches, and her films have premiered at top festivals including Sundance and are used by The US State Department to foster dialogue at embassies globally. Shlain serves on the Leadership Board of The Center on Media and Child Health at Harvard's Boston Children's Hospital and is a Henry Crown Fellow of The Aspen Institute. She and her husband and two children live in Northern California. Find out more on and follow on @TiffanyShlain.

Books by Tiffany Shlain