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New York | Sid Azmi & Lux Alptraum | The Future of Sex & Sexuality

Sex Tech as defined by Cindy Gallop, a member of the Women of Sex Tech group, is 'technology designed to enhance, innovate and disrupt in every area of human sexuality and human sexual experience.” Despite being a $15 Billion dollar industry the sex toy business has been very below-the-radar. This month Rising Minds will be exploring the future of sextech and sexuality with Sid Azmi and Lux Alptraum and looking at how female sex tech entrepeneurs are disrupting the industry, how cultural changes are affecting our how we look at sex and what may be next.

Sid Azmi is write and the owner of Please New York an educated pleasure shop in Brooklyn and is committed to helping people lead satisfying, joyful sex lives through education, workshops and open dialogue.

Lux Alptraum is a writer, sex educator, comedian, and consultant. Formerly the editor, publisher, and CEO of Fleshbot, the web’s foremost blog about sexuality and adult entertainment; Lux is also an editor-at-large, a sex educator at an adolescent pregnancy prevention program; an HIV pretest counselor; and the founder of Boinkology, a blog about sex and culture.

**Please note, we will be starting at 08:30am sharp.

Rising Minds talks are held in a central New York Location that will be confirmed following successful registration 24 hours before the event. Coffee, pastries and ideas provided.