Technology

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Douglas Rushkoff: Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus—How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity

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Thu, Mar 24 2016 - 6:30pm

Douglas Rushkoff, Professor of Media Theory and Digital Economics, CUNY/Queens; Author, Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus: How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity; Twitter
Marina Gorbis, Executive Director, The Institute for the Future (IFTF); Futurist, Social Scientist—Moderator Read more »

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Disrupting Politics As Usual

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Thu, Jan 7 2016 - 6:30pm

Matt Mahan, CEO, Brigade
Jennifer Pahlka, Founder and Executive Director, Code for America
Dan Pfeiffer, Former Senior Advisor to President Barack Obama for Strategy and Communications
Shelly Kapoor Collins, CEO and Founder, Tech Hill Advisors—Moderator Read more »

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Understanding Digital Video and the Future of Social Media

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Wed, Oct 28 2015 - 6:00pm

Jon Leland, Founding Director of Creative Services, USA Network; Author, Internet Marketing: 8 Key Concepts Every Business MUST Know Read more »

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The Master Algorithm: How the Quest for the Ultimate Learning Machine Will Remake Our World

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Wed, Oct 7 2015 - 6:00pm

Pedro Domingos, Professor, University of Washington; Co-founder, International Machine Learning Society Read more »

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Women in Tech: Can Silicon Valley Women Have It All?

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Fri, Oct 2 2015 - 12:00pm

Jaleh Daie, Ph.D., Managing Partner, Aurora Equity; Former President, Association for Women in Science; WITI Hall of Fame
In conversation with Moira Gunn, Ph.D., Host, "Tech Nation" and "BioTech Nation," NPR Read more »

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The Future of Digital Competition in Asia

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Tue, Sep 29 2015 - 6:00pm

Peter Cowhey, Ph.D., Dean, School of Global Policy & Strategy, UCSD; Former Chief, International Bureau of the FCC; Former Obama Advisor Read more »

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The Revolution in Small Satellites

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Thu, Sep 24 2015 - 6:00pm

Mike Safyan, Director of Launch and Regulatory Affairs, Planet Labs Read more »

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Scoble on Startups 2015: Context, Cloud and Bleeding Edge Tech

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Wed, Sep 2 2015 - 6:00pm

Robert Scoble, Chief Startup Liaison, Rackspace; Author, Age of Context: Mobile, Sensors, Data and the Future of Privacy
In conversation with Kevin O’Malley, President TechTalk / Studio Read more »

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Humans Need not Apply: The Age of Artificial Intelligence

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Tue, Sep 1 2015 - 6:00pm

Jerry Kaplan, Entrepreneur; Technical Innovator; Author; Futurist

Computers with artificial intelligence, or AI, date back to the 1950s, and since then, the technology has advanced to all sorts of new levels. It seems that the average American now depends on AI several times throughout the day. Computers aren’t just computers anymore. They are becoming much more than that, and the advancement of this technology has many people discussing the dangers of “synthetic intellects.” Read more »

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Ashlee Vance on Elon Musk, Tesla, Space-X and the Future

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Tue, Jul 28 2015 - 6:00pm

Ashlee Vance, Technology Writer, Bloomberg Businessweek; Author, Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future; Twitter
In conversation with Katie Fehrenbacher, Writer, Fortune Magazine Read more »

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