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February 2016

Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates: Lifespans Are Long Enough

Dates: February 3, 2016
Location: New York City, New York


On Wednesday, February 3, the “always intelligent and provocative” (Wall Street Journal) Intelligence Squared U.S. continues their tenth anniversary year with a live debate on the motion “Lifespans Are Long Enough.”

Debaters include SRF CSO Aubrey de Grey, whose TED Talks on radically extending lifespans have been viewed by millions, and Brian Kennedy, who runs the Buck Institute for Research on Aging, arguing against the motion. Arguing for the motion… read more

January 2016

IBM Connect 2016

Dates: January 30 – Feb 3, 2016
Location: Orlando, Florida

Engage and collaborate to outthink the competition

Create your future before it’s defined for you. Capitalize on disruptive, fast-moving transformations like cloud, mobile, cognitive and analytics that are changing how we connect and collaborate.

Attend Connect 2016 to gain the strategies and solutions you need to focus on work that matters. Network with and learn from experts, practitioners and peers. See how to drive business results by… read more

RE.WORK Deep Learning Summit 2016

Dates: January 28 – 29, 2016
Location: San Francisco, California


RE.WORK is the premier event for emerging technology and innovation. It brings together the most influential technologists, entrepreneurs, academics and business leaders to collaborate and reshape the future. Gain insight into breakthrough technology innovations through the world’s leading innovators and decision-makers.


• Deep Learning
• Neural Networks
• Applied Machine Learning
• Big Data
• Deep Learning Algorithms
• Speech Recognition
• Image Retrieval
• Pattern… read more

Drone Zone 360 2016

Dates: January 25 – 28, 2016
Location: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida


Fact: The drone market is yielding opportunities with an estimated $82 Billion dollar market in the US alone.

Fact: There are more than 25 companies looking to make drones part of your life.

Fact: Five Industries With Massive Growth Potential for Drones

  • Agriculture
  • Construction
  • Law Enforcement
  • Film and Television
  • Oil & Gas
  • Energy
  • Mining

Amazon and others see that the… read more

IoT Evolution Expo

Dates: January 25 – 28, 2016
Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida


Meet with the IoT ecosystem and worldwide business leaders and learn how to leverage the power of the IoT to transform and move your business forward.

Through five collocated events, an IoT Exhibition floor, case studies, special events, networking and more you will understand how the Internet of Things (IoT) will be the driving forces behind improving efficiencies, driving revenue opportunities and solving business problems across multiple industries… read more

Wearable Tech Expo 2016

Dates: January 25 – 28, 2016
Location: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida


Wearable Tech Products Are More Than Accessories. They Are Our Companions & Necessities. Wearables have evolved to be a part of your home life, your family life, your health and more. See how at Wearable Tech Expo and get insight across all sectors.

  • Augmented Reality: Google Glass may have missed the mark, but digital eyewear can turn even the most mundane walk down the street into an

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World Future Energy Summit 2016

Dates: January 18 – 21, 2016
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


The World Future Energy Summit (WFES) is the world’s most influential event dedicated to advancing future energy, energy efficiency and clean technology. It’s where government leaders, thought leaders, entrepreneurs, investors and thousands of visitors come together to experience the latest developments in future energy. For the world’s energy innovators and suppliers, it’s a must-attend opportunity to network, launch, discover and build valuable new partnerships.

2015 was a record-breaking year… read more

Imaging USA 2016

Dates: January 10 – 12, 2016
Location: Atlanta, Georgia


Imaging USA is the longest running national photographic convention, expo and image exhibition in the United States, drawing thousands of professionals from around the world. Dating back to 1880, when it began as the annual convention and trade show for Professional Photographers of America, the event is always growing and evolving. The upcoming Imaging USA will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center, January 10-12,… read more

The future of cybersecurity and cybercrime

Dates: January 9, 2016
Location: London, UK


How is the landscape of cybercrime and cybersecurity likely to change over the next 5-10 years? What approaches can be taken to lessen the potential dangers of increasingly connected information systems being hacked? What will prevent Moore’s Law from enabling huge numbers of “Moore’s outlaws” who will turn the Internet of Things into an Internet of Regret?

This London Futurists event features three researchers who bring many decades of… read more

Transhumanism and the Human Future

Dates: January 8 – 9, 2016
Location: Stanford, California


Friday at 7 pm in the Cyprus room of Tressider Union will be a screening of FIXED: the Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement, followed by a panel with a Thiel Foundation board member and professors in computer science, ethics, and psychiatry. We’ll discuss the root, goals, and implications of transhumanism.

Saturday at 9 am there will be a seminar with breakfast and lunch with the same speakers. To attend, register at AttendEvent.org/transhumanism.… read more

2016 International CES

Dates: January 6 – 9, 2016
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada


CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. Held in Las Vegas every year, it has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for more than 40 years—the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace.

The International Consumer Electronics Show (International CES) showcases more than 3,600 exhibiting companies, including manufacturers, developers and suppliers of consumer… read more

Storage Visions Conference 2016

Dates: January 4 – 5, 2016
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada


Learn the latest on hyperscale and cloud storage and its impact on your business

Find out how the internet of things will impact your digital storage needs and hierarchy

Explore the latest information on the rapidly evolving digital storage technology that will change your life

Develop your vision of storage for the next … years


Two-full days packed with industry leading keynotes, sessions… read more

December 2015

2015 IEEE International Conference on Wireless for Space and Extreme Environments

Dates: December 14 – 16, 2015
Location: Orlando, Florida


Spaceflight involves critical sensing and communication in extreme environments such as planetary surfaces, space vehicles, and space habitats. The many challenges faced in space sensing and communication are extremely diverse and overlap significantly with those found in many terrestrial examples of extreme environments such as extreme hot or cold locations, extreme high- or low-pressure environments, critical control loops in aircraft and nuclear power plants, high-speed rotating equipment,… read more

Experiment Earth: Responsible innovation in geoengineering

Dates: December 14, 2015
Location: London, UK


Experiments in geoengineering — intentionally manipulating the Earth’s climate to reduce global warming — have become the focus of a vital debate about responsible science and innovation. This talk by Dr. Jack Stilgoe, Lecturer in Science and Technology Studies at University College London, brings the audience up to date with this debate.

About Experiment Earth:

Drawing on three years of sociological research working with scientists on one of the world’s first major… read more

How will Artificial Intelligence Change our Economic Future?

Dates: December 10, 2015
Location: Palo Alto, California


Hear two leading thinkers (and dynamic speakers) discuss the age of artificial intelligence and robots. As we stand (or sit) on the cusp of unprecedented change — the increasing integration of robots into modern society, including on the battlefield and on the road, in business, education, and health — John Markoff and Jerry Kaplan explore the potential avenues and consequences of this transition.

Those who design machines, and the… read more

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