Ben Kreimer

Ben Kreimer is an interdisciplinary technologist using emerging and immersive media technology tools to reveal and tell stories and support mission-driven work. He focuses on democratizing hardware and software tools for creators and organizations through open source platforms and low-cost hacks and materials. A 2019 Forbes 30 Under 30 honoree, Ben collaborates with journalists, scholars, students, artists, mission-driven organizations and businesses, demonstrating and advising on how to leverage technologies as tools to tell stories, solve problems, and amplify their work.

He has worked with BuzzFeed, Columbia University’s Tow Center for Digital Journalism, USC Annenberg, The Times of India, Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade innovationXchange, USA Today Network, CCTV Africa, African Wildlife Foundation, Antiochia ad Cragum Archaeological Research Project, the Drone Journalism Lab, IEEE, and ONA/Journalism 360, among others.