Alison Snyder

Managing Editor, Axios

Alison Snyder is a managing editor at Axios, where she oversees the newsroom's coverage of science, space, transportation and other areas. She is a scientist-turned-journalist who covers artificial intelligence, space, and quantum computing, among other topics. Her work has appeared in The Washington Post, Newsweek & The Daily Beast, NOVA and other media outlets. She graduated from MIT with a degree in chemical engineering and received master’s degrees in botany from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand and in journalism from New York University.

Alison is speaking at

Platform: Zoom webinar Kavli Workshop
October 15, 2020
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm



Smart, thoughtful public discussion about emerging science and technology is a great goal. How can journalists manage the challenges of reporting on developments that stir excitement, hope, cultural controversy, anger and fear and best serve their readers and society? Distinguished editors will respond to the recommendations coming from the small-group discussions. 

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