What is at stake for the human animal in this critical moment in our evolution? Will we survive this “technological adolescence”? How can we reclaim optimism in the face of future technology?
On 08/17 a group of creative thinkers and makers will assemble to consider these questions in a radical new conversation format.
Exhibiting Artists and Collaborations Include: Kate Nichols, Paulo Cirio, Jonathan Foote, Alexander Reben, Anja Ulfeldt, Dorothy Santos, Earth Species Project, Viirj Kan, Artivive, Kal Spelletich, Primavera De Fillippi, Alison Irvine & Andy Cavatorta, JD Beltran & Scott Minneman, Katia Vega, Sheng-Ying Pao, Chris Kerich, Steve Thompson, Joel Simon,
Speakers Include: Saul Perlmutter, nobel laureateCatarina Fake, founder flickrAlison Gopnik, cognitive scientist & best selling authorJD Beltran, former president sf arts commissionAza Raskin, founder center for humane technologyRachel Thomas, founder fast.aiVero Bollow, founder stochastic labsKatia Vega, designer and computer scientistAlex Reben, roboticist and artistChris Kerich, game scholarKal Spelletich, sf machine arts pioneer