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James P. McDonald



James Nettles (Writing fiction as James P. McDonald) has a thirty-year career consulting for dozens of clients from startups to Fortune 100’s, media contributor, speaker on privacy, futurism, coming disruptive technologies and their impact on businesses and individual daily lives, and is a science fiction and fantasy author. He is also a founding partner for Author Essentials.

In addition, having started writing in media and journalism, he has contributed to and written hundreds of articles and now develops content and materials for personal and professional development, technology, privacy issues, and Artificial Intelligence. He also is a science fiction, fantasy, and contemporary fiction author, using his background in cultural anthropology and sociology. His current series are the Home Summonings and Longbow Initiative urban fantasy series, and soon to be released technothriller series under the name James P. McDonald. 

Here’s where you can find me:

Short stories and more can be found at:

I’m a founding partner for Author Essentials ( and, with resources and workshops dedicated to the business of being an author.


Twitter: @JimMacAuth

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M - Plaza Ballroom C
Crowdsourcing Conflict - Is Granny Gonna Fight?
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CC - Ballroom E
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Brave New Brain: Brain Computer Interfaces and AI
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M - Plaza Ballroom C
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