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    Seth Flaxman

    BHSI Fellow; Co-Founder, Democracy Works

    Seth Flaxman is the co-founder of Democracy Works, which leverages web technologies to improve civic engagement and voter education. His first project,, was created to make voter registration and voting by mail as easy as renting a movie through Netflix. He previously worked as a researcher at the Council on Foreign Relations and Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet and Society. While at Columbia University, Flaxman was a student activist and student body president, successfully lobbying Columbia to reform its financial aid policies. In 2011, he was honored as one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in the field of law and policy.

    Past Events

    Wednesday, Oct 14 2015

    Tuesday, Oct 18 2016

    7 PM

    Being a successful entrepreneur isn’t easy. It requires a great deal of grit, inspiration, motivation and a little bit of luck. Rome wasn’t built... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Cadillac Palace Theatre

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