Reclaiming The Future: A Long Conversation
Cowell Theater, Pier 2
Nov 17th @ 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Creative technology incubator Stochastic Labs partners with the Long Now Foundation, the San Francisco Art Institute, and other thinkers and makers for “Reclaiming The Future: A Long Conversation” at Fort Mason Center For Arts & Culture. The group of thought leaders and artists convenes to consider questions about the future of technology, science, entrepreneurship, and the arts in a radical new conversation format that includes artistic demonstrations, an exhibit, inspiring speakers, and a bar-and-bites reception.
Featured speakers include Linda Avey, founder of 23andMe (genetic testing and ancestry services); JD Beltran, artist and president of the San Francisco Arts Commission; Vero Bollow, filmmaker and Stochastic Labs founder and director; hacktivist and artist Paolo Cirio; Flickr founder and Yes VC partner Caterina Fake; psychologist and best-selling author Alison Gopnik; game designer and philosopher Chris Kerich; Nobel laureate and astrophysicist Saul Perlmutter; Center For Humane Technology co-founder Aza Raskin; robotics specialist and artist Alexander Reben; machine artist Kal Spelletich; Fast AI founder Rachel Thomas; and designer and computer scientist Katia Vega.