Foresight Institute Vision Weekend Dec 2-3, 2017 in San Francisco

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Creating the future - The Foresight Institute Vision Weekend is dedicated to taking stock of the most compelling ideas of today, turn them into coherent visions for a better future and get to work on them.

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"It was a unique and exhilarating experience to actually be with a large group of people who have sophisticated, enlightened, and thoughtful ideas about the future" -Ray Kurzweil

Creating the future - The Foresight Institute Vision Weekend is dedicated to taking stock of the most compelling ideas of today, turn them into coherent visions for a better future and get to work on them

Subjects include Longevity, AI, Blockchain, X-Risks and X-Hope

Saturday, Dec 2 Keynote Panels at Gray Area in SF
Sunday, Dec 3 Strategy Session at The Laundry, SF

Tickets here: http://foresightvisionweekend2017.strikingly.com/ - Income support available

Keynote Panels:

  • Longevity: strategies to extend human health spans - with Sonia Arrison, Aubrey De Grey, Max More, Kevin Perrott
  • Blockchains: how to build better base realities block by block – beyond crypto - with Zooko Wilcox, Nathan Sharma, Mark Miller, Nick Kritikos
  • Intelligence 2.0: The Brain, AI, and Hybrids - with David Eagleman, Robert McIntyre, Randal Koene, Nell Watson
  • Long-Term: So Much to Do, So Little Time - the toolkit to make it through the century and beyond - with Joon Yun, Thomas Kalil, Melanie Swan, Matt Ball

Strategy Sessions on Lunar Colonies, Autonomous Vehicles, Cryptocurrency, AI & the Future of Work, Cybersecurity as a Catastrophic Risk, Cryonics, Seasteads, Human Cognitive Enhancement, Blockchain Economics

About the Foresight Institute

The Foresight Institute is a leading think tank and public interest organization focused on transformative future technologies. Founded in 1986, its mission is to discover and promote the upsides, and help avoid the drawbacks, of nanotechnology, artificial intelligence, biotechnology, and similar life-changing developments.

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