The Social Conference

Peak of social. Time to rethink social networks

Joel Hernández Openbook

Fake news, online mass mobbing, depression and anxiety triggered by social networks… How did we get here? A quick recap of social networks evolution, how seemingly innocent features resulted in the disruption of our society, proof we’ve reached peak social and why it’s time to take a step back and rethink our social networks before it’s too late.

Joel Hernández

Joel Hernández


Joel Hernández is a digital human rights activist and software engineer leading Openbook, an organization with the mission to build human-centric, responsible, sustainable and fair technology for a more prosperous tomorrow.