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London Futurists news, 20 Jun 2018

Dear Futurists, 1.) Nesta FutureFest discount code Will technology control us? Or can we control technology? Is democracy broken? If so, how can we fix it? Can we protect our planet… by reforming the economy? Can we rebuild our cities… … Continue reading

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Futurist activity at London Tech Week and beyond

Dear Futurists, As I write these words, London Tech Week is well under way. An estimated 55 thousand participants from 90+ countries are taking part in what is said to be over 300 tech-related events in and around London this … Continue reading

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Two days to UBIA2018 – and other news

Dear Futurists 1.) UBIA2018, this Saturday, 2nd June In two days time (as I write these words), many London Futurists will be participating in a set of discussions about UBI and alternatives – discussions catalysed by a range of presentations … Continue reading

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London Futurists news, 4 May 2018

Dear Futurists, I’m in Korea and China for a few days (see below for some thoughts about the role of these countries in the global future), but my email inbox keeps bringing me updates about events and projects of potential … Continue reading

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London Futurists news, 26 Apr 2018

Dear Futurists, As London weather is warming up, there’s a lot happening on the futurist stage too. 1.) Schedule and speakers announced for UBIA 2018 The speakers and schedule for the UBIA 2018 event on Saturday 2nd June have now … Continue reading

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London Futurists news, 2 Apr 2018

Dear Futurists, 1.) UBIA 2018: Request for speakers I was recently overwhelmed by the positive response to a request I had made for speakers for a forthcoming event – our TechXLR8 Futurist Summit on 14th June (see next news item). … Continue reading

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Call for speakers: “Advice from 2023”

Dear Futurists, On the afternoon of Thursday 14th June, at London’s ExCeL centre, London Futurists will be hosting a Futurist Summit as part of TechXLR8. The theme of the Summit will be “Advice from 2023”. I’m writing to ask for … Continue reading

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