Prominent futurists +Aubrey de Grey (SENS), +Benjamin Goertzel (OpenCog), +George Dvorsky (i09) and +James Hughes (IEET) will be joining Adam Ford for an online miniconf on Future Day (March 1st 3pm PST). Join the event here: https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/cdlioq680jhm1roog202jks97es Please prepare your questions...
The Hollywood cliché is that artificial intelligence will take over the world. Could this cliché soon become scientific reality, as AI matches then surpasses human intelligence?
Ramez Naam is arguably one of today’s most interesting and important writers on futurist topics, including both non-fiction and fiction. Live questions and panel discussion.
Should supporters of transhumanism be worried about the treatment of this philosophy in his new book? The question is especially pertinent, since ‘Inferno’ is likely to provide many millions of readers with their first exposure to transhumanism.