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November 2016

Artificial Intelligence for Health & Life Sciences Conference

Dates: November 23 – 24, 2016
Location: London, UK

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You’ve all heard how machine learning algorithms can improve efficiency, decrease costs and lead to better decision making… But what can Artificial Intelligence really bring to your organisation and which technology should be used for which process?

With cognitive computing technologies improving at a fantastic speed and the huge growth in the amount of data available, this meeting will bring clarity to this tech mine field… read more

The Great Debates: Controversies in Technology & Our Future

Dates: November 19, 2016
Location: San Francisco, California

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Please join us for “The Great Debates: Controversies in Technology & Our Future” hosted by Foresight Institute on Saturday, November 19th, 2016 at 1pm.

We’re all seeing impressive developments. But the future is not determined. The ink isn’t dry. What should humanity’s path look like? Foresight is bringing together the brightest minds to fight it out in exciting interactive debates and panels covering critical topics from longevity to crypto-currency, from… read more

Ci2016: The Exponential Shift

Dates: November 7 – 9, 2016
Location: Melbourne, Australia

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The main theme of Ci2016 is:

The Exponential Shift:
Making Transformation Happen

 

The first digital camera was introduced in the early 1980s. Eastman Kodak declared bankruptcy 30 years later. The Netscape browser was launched in 1994. In 15 years, the U.S. newspaper industry was a shell of its former self.

Apple launched the iPhone in 2007. Six short years later, the former industry king – Nokia –… read more

Web Summit

Dates: November 7 – 10, 2016
Location: Lisbon, Portugal

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Our History

We’re at an inflection point. The kind of inflection point that comes around not once in a lifetime, but once in several lifetimes. We’ve all seen the world go through times more turbulent than our parents, or their parents, and the only thing we can expect for certain is more change.

There is no longer such a thing as a ‘tech’ industry – just industries that have… read more

Masters of the Exponential Age: An immersive leadership development experience

Dates: November 5, 2016
Location: London, UK

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Masters of the Exponential Age is an interactive, ‘live’ learning programme that will give professionals the opportunity to leave the day-job behind and take a bold step into the future – to imagine, discuss, and take action in a world where today’s techno-fantasies are taken for granted, where the 20th century nation-state has been shaken to the core by a maelstrom of diverging interests, and where the age of… read more

Wordstock Portland’s Book Festival

Dates: November 5, 2016
Location: Portland, Oregon

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The Ties that Bind: Finding Home

Who: Amy Kurzweil,  Angela Palm, Pauls Toutonghi, Natalie Serber

When: November 5 @ 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Where: Oregon Historical Society – M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust Stage

How do the people who raised us and the places we came from shape us? How do we carry our family’s history with us in… read more

The New Worlds 2016 Space Conference

Dates: November 4 – 5, 2016
Location: Austin, Texas

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Within 25 years the first colonists will arrive at the New Worlds of space.

How will they survive?

How will they thrive?

For two days this fall,  world class scientists, experts and engineers will join some of the newest minds and future leaders to explain, discuss and debate the challenges and solutions facing those who will go out there.

Old ideas will be challenged.

New ideas will be… read more

Global Innovator Conference (GIC) 2016

Dates: November 3 – 5, 2016
Location: Beijing, China

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Co-hosted by APEC China Business Council (ACBC), China Chamber of International Commerce (CCOIC), YINTELLIGENCE Community, and organized by Y-Gen Community, Global Innovator Conference (GIC) 2016 will be held in Beijing at YINTELLIGENCE Community on November 3-4, 2016.

As the top event and social platform for global innovators, GIC 2016 will invite more well-known speakers and the most creative innovation companies to join the frontier cross-industry theme activities, and to… read more

ARC FUSION MICRO-SUMMIT: Reimagining Humans

Dates: November 1, 2016
Location: San Francisco, California

Reimagining Humans: Conversations with master bio-builders of the future

Join us for an afternoon of insight and provocation about science, medicine, health and the future as expressed by leading life scientists and thinkers.

Arc Fusion has invited a roster of innovators and big personalities in conversation with each other, guided by leading science journalists and bio-thinkers. We are exploring themes ranging from how to crack the mysteries of the brain… read more

October 2016

Instant Expert – Relativity and Beyond

Dates: October 29, 2016
Location: Boston, Massachusetts

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It’s been over 100 years since Einstein first published his general theory of relativity and utterly transformed our understanding of the universe. Einstein overturned centuries of thinking about gravity by revealing how it arises from the curvature of space and time. Yet general relativity has had far greater consequences. It has revealed that our universe has been expanding from a hot dense state called the big bang 13.8 billion years… read more

GPU Technology Conference

Dates: October 26 – 27, 2016
Location: Washington, D.C.

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SEE THE FUTURE OF AI IN DC

Presented by NVIDIA, the GPU Technology Conference (GTC) is the world’s most important event series for GPU developers. Experience two days of hands-on AI training, industry insights, and direct access to NVIDIA experts-all in one place.

The GTC DC is a regional extension of the GTC event held annually in Silicon Valley. GTC DC offers valuable training and a showcase of… read more

Northeast Region Biofeedback Society Conference 2016

Dates: October 20 – 23, 2016
Location: Charlestown, Massachusetts

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Keynote:

Bessel van der Kolk, MD: The neurobiology of traumatic stress & the potential of HRV and neurofeedback training to reverse some of the damage

Bessel is noted for his research in the area of post-traumatic stress since the 1970s, his work focuses on the interaction of attachment, neurobiology, and developmental aspects of trauma’s effects on people. His major publication, the New York Times bestseller, The Body Keeps the… read more

VR and AR World

Dates: October 19 – 20, 2016
Location: London, UK

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Keynote Sessions Include
  • How VR and AR Are Revolutionising the World in Which We Live
  • Expert Analysis: Industry Growth and Expectations for the Future
  • Commercialising VR and AR: Where Do the Opportunities Lie?
  • Oculus: The Journey from Startup to Global Leader
  • Glimpsing the Future: Charting the Best Way Forward
  • Embracing the New to Accelerate Market Growth: AR’s Potential in Artificial Intelligence

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Rock Stars of Pervasive, Predictive Analytics 2016

Dates: October 18, 2016
Location: Mountain View, California

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Want to know how to avoid the 4 biggest problems of predictive analytics – from the Principal Data Scientist at Microsoft? Take a little time to discover how predictive analytics are used in the real world, like at Orbitz Worldwide or Halliburton. You can stop letting traditional perspectives limit you with help from Mashable’s chief data scientist.

Come to this dynamic one-day symposium.

Why Attend Rock Stars of Pervasive,

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Virtual Reality 20/20

Dates: October 17, 2016
Location: New York, New York

THE EXPERIENCE

Today’s consumer has an insatiable appetite for new technology experiences. That trend bodes very well for virtual and augmented reality, which many leading analysts are surmising will become the next mega tech trend. VR/AR technology and its content, application and services has the potential to disrupt the market just as televisions, personal computers and smartphones did beforehand

During NYC Television & Video Week, VR/AR media executives, technology… read more

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