Exponential Future Symposium

When: Sat, May 9, 2:30pm – 8:00pm, 2015
Where: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
Admission: Free
Info: EventRegister | Venue

The main topic of the Exponential Future Symposium is the development of exponential technologies and the associated rewards and risks — including potential existential risks. None of us can know what is to come, but we can work together to maximize the odds of a future that is beneficial for humans and other sentient beings. Topics:
  • Roadmaps for the Future
    Alexei Turchin, Author, Futurist
  • Artificial General Intelligence and its Applications and Implications
    Ben Goertzel, Chief Scientist, Aidyia Holdings
  • Facial Robotics Technology
    Hanson Robotics
  • The Past, Present and Future of Biomorphic Robotics
    Mark Tilden, Robotics Physicist; Inventor of BEAM Robotics & WowWee RoboSapien
  • High-performance Parallel Computations using CUDA Nvidia for Machine and Deep Learning
    Andrew Garazha, Chief Technology Officer, Cyber Future
  • Deep Knowledge Systems
    Dmitry Kaminskiy, General Partner, Deep Knowledge Ventures
  • Exponential Era
    Alexei Turchin & Dmitry Kaminskiy