(Video of Dicker’s presentation at ISOJ2018 is below bio, along with article from ISOJ team)
Jarrod Dicker is an entrepreneurial technology and media executive. He is currently the chief executive officer of Po.et, a platform for a new decentralized media economy. At its base, Po.et is a shared, immutable, decentralized ledger for registering, licensing and attributing metadata about content creators’ portfolios of works. On top of its foundation, it is a marketplace that uses token-based reputation systems and the power of the network effect to crowdsource truth and attribution and reclaim value for content creators, publishers and advertisers alike.
Prior to Po.et, Jarrod served as VP of innovation and commercial strategy at the Washington Post and founded RED, the Post’s research experimentation and development team. There he oversaw the companies technology, product, operations and strategy across the entire business. Jarrod has lead product and technology teams at RebelMouse, Time Inc. and the Huffington Post. He also sits on the board of advisors for Rutgers University School of Innovation and Mogul Inc., a technology platform that enables women worldwide to share ideas and access content based on personal interests.
Dicker was a presenter for the panel WHAT’S NEWS: Artificial intelligence, machine learning, blockchain, augmented reality and other tech trends that will impact journalism at ISOJ 2018 on Saturday, April 14 @ 9:45 a.m.