This sessions introduces new and innovative ways to conduct research that won't dull the senses.
Karen Cyphers, Ph.D., Vice President of Research & Policy, Sachs Media Group and
Karen's expertise is in survey and experimental design, data analysis and public policy assessment. While completing a doctoral degree, Karen directed policy for two gubernatorial campaigns, one governor, the Florida House and Senate, and the Florida Medical Association. Today, she relentlessly seeks the elusive bridge between data-driven policy and on-the-ground politics. Outside of the office, Karen is an adjunct instructor at Florida State University, dedicates time toward assisting the Alzheimer's Project, Inc. on matters close to her heart, and writes for various publications.
Ryan Cohn, Vice President of Social/Digital, Sachs Media Group
Ryan Cohn is a nationally-acclaimed digital and social media strategist, university professor, and public speaker. He primarily specializes in social media’s use within the public affairs and grassroots advocacy arenas. Cohn has written for AllFacebook and Social Fresh, and travels the nation speaking about emerging technology.