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Sunday, March 9 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Leaning Out: How Online Dads Raise Kids Offline

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Are you the kind of dad who only knows his kid through Facebook? Should your kid even be on Facebook? Men, especially in technology, are taught to work hard, define ourselves by our careers, and eagerly embrace new technologies. But that may not be the best way to be a dad. For dads who aren't douches, or at least don't want to be, finding the right balance can be extremely hard. There's been a lot of discussion about how women can balance work and families, this panel will take a look from the other side of the gender gap, with a uniquely male perspective. In short, you need to lean back, bro.

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Mat Honan

Sr WriterWiredWIRED Senior Writer Mat Honan has his pulse on all things digital and social, expertly reporting on the business and cultural impact of technology and the giants of industry. Honan has become a beacon and leading voice in online privacy and security reform and spurred... Read More →
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Clara Jeffery

Co-EditorMother JonesClara Jeffery is co-editor of Mother Jones, where, together with Monika Bauerlein, she has spearheaded an era of editorial growth and innovation, marked by the addition of now 13-person Washington bureau, an overhaul of the organization's digital strategy and... Read More →
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Alexis Madrigal

Sr EditorThe AtlanticAlexis Madrigal is a senior editor with The Atlantic, a co-founder of Longshot magazine, and a dad.
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Michael Sippey


Sunday March 9, 2014 5:00pm - 6:00pm CDT
Courtyard Marriott, Rio Grande Ballroom

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