Robert is a geek who grew up in Silicon Valley and since 1985 he has been building online communities. In 2000 Robert started his technology blog, http://scobleizer.com/, and his life has been on a rocketship ever since. In 2003-2006 he worked at Microsoft as an evangelist and one of the five guys who started Microsoft's famous Channel9 video community.
Currently as a Futurist at Rackspace he travels the world to study and make media about world-changing innovators. He is also the co-author of "Naked Conversations: How Blogs are Changing the Way Businesses Talk with Customers" with Shel Israel.
Roberts speaks around the world, including a Bloomberg Summit, SXSW Interactive, Next Web Europe, Tech Crunch he provides a practical and optimistic roadmap to help leaders build creative innovative ideas and implement them in their own companies.