Daniel Araya is currently a Management Consultant with CG Blockchain in New York City where his work focuses on financial technologies. Prior to that he was a Hult-Ashridge Research Fellow at Hult International Business School in San Francisco. He is a regular writer and contributor to The Brookings Institution, Singularity Hub, and the Brookfield Institute and has been invited to speak at policy seminars with the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, the American Enterprise Institute, the Center for Global Policy Solutions, Stanford University, and Microsoft Research. His newest books include: Augmented Intelligence (2018), and Smart Cities as Democratic Ecologies (2015).