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The Impact of Social Media on Children: A Crucial Conversation

Sustainable Media Center


Date: May 20, 2024

Co-Chair of Mintz’s Venture Capital Practice, Daniel DeWolf hosted the Sustainable Media Center at our New York Office to discuss the impact of social media on today’s youth.

The discussion between Jonathan Haidt and Scott Galloway moderated by Emma Lembke highlighted how the last 15 years have seen "the great rewiring of childhood" and emphasized the need for adults to be less overprotective in the real world while being more protective in the online world.


Dan DeWolf Headshot

Daniel I. DeWolf


Daniel I. DeWolf is an authority on growth companies and serves as Chair of Mintz's Technology Practice Group and Co-chair of the firm’s Venture Capital & Emerging Companies Practice. He has worked on pioneering online capital-raising methods. He also teaches venture capital law at NYU Law School.

Jonathan Haidt


Scott Galloway


Emma Lembke