The Academy exists to discover the best and most innovative uses of real-time media.
Comprised of leaders in technology, journalism, business and culture, the Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences plays a vital role in choosing the winners of the Shorty Awards, honoring the best content producers in social media.
The Real-Time Academy Members focus on choosing the next winners of the Shorty Awards.
Members are listed in alphabetical order.
Novelist and Public Radio Host
Founder of Federated Media, Author of The Search, Co-Moderator
of the Web 2.0 Summit
Host, America's Got Talent; Founder of NCredible Entertainment; and Chairman of TeenNick
Co-founder and CEO of foursquare
Founder, EDventure Holdings
Tina Roth Eisenberg
Founder of swissmiss, CreativeMornings, TeuxDeux and Tattly
Cofounder of Flickr and Hunch
Entertainer and Entrepreneur
President and CEO, Knight Foundation
CEO, Creative Commons
Actress, Philanthropist, Entrepreneur
Author, The Sorcerers and Their Apprentices. Former director, MIT Media Lab. Co-founder of Bluefin Labs
Founder of Craigslist
Columnist, New York Times Author, The World According to Twitter
Executive Editor, LinkedIn
Prof Sree Sreenivasan
Dean of Student Affairs, Columbia Journalism School Tech Columnist, CNET News
Founder, Improv Everywhere
Founder of Wikipedia
Co-founder, Apple Computer, Inc.
Founder and CEO, Zuckerberg Media & Editor-in-Chief, Dot Complicated
Additional Academy members will be announced shortly.
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