Ashley Gold is a technology reporter for POLITICO Pro. Previously, she worked on the BBC's breaking news desk in its Washington bureau and helped launch POLITICO Pro's eHealth vertical. Prior to that she covered heath IT at FierceMarkets. She began her career at as a Metro reporter at the Reading Eagle in Pennsylvania after graduating from Penn State in 2011. She lives with her husband and dog in Petworth, Northwest DC.
In a new report, ITIF explores how the media has portrayed technology over the past 30 years and finds that there has been a notable shift in the tone of coverage towards a more pessimistic view of technology. Join ITIF for a presentation of the report findings as well as a panel discussion about trends in tech reporting and the way that citizens, businesses, and policymakers should adapt to this changing environment.