New Context Conference: Augmenting Humanity for the AI Era

When
Fri Nov 3
Where
Digital Garage - DG717
Time
9am to 5pm
Cost
$25 - $100
Tags
City, Conference

Description

Digital Garage would like to invite SF Station readers to our annual New Context Conference San Francisco curated by us with Joi Ito, Digital Garage co-founder and currently the Director of the MIT Media Lab.

The first day of the event (Friday, November 3rd) will revolve around Augmenting Humanity for the AI Era. Talks and panel discussions include topics such as:

-Hardware Installation and Augmenting the Brain;
-Becoming Cyborgs;
-Athletic Enhancement;
-AI and the Ethics of Augmentation.

Our distinguished speakers include:

-Oshiorenoya Agabi (Koniku Inc)
-The Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi (MIT Media Lab Ethics Initiative, The Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values)
-Lepht Anonym (genderless self-modifying H+, biohacker, humanist)
-Cindy Hsin-Liu Kao (MIT)
-Mournir Zok (Team USA)
-Jun Rekimoto (Tokyo University)
-Junichi Ushiba (Keio University)
-Matt Angle (Paradromics)
-Masahiko Inami (Tokyo University)
-Ashley Shew (Virginia Tech)
-John Havens (IEEE)

To learn more about the conference visit: http://dg717.com/ncc/.

We’ve created the promotional code “SFStation” which gives a discount of $25 for an early bird ticket.

Tickets can be purchased here: http://augmentinghumanity.eventbrite.com. A light lunch will be served at the event.

We look forward to hosting you!

Location

location
  1. Digital Garage - DG717
    717 Market Street, #100, San Francisco, CA