Tag Archives: Superintelligence

Assessing the rise of AGI

Dear Futurists, What emotions come to your mind when you think about the potential rise of Artificial General Intelligence (AGI)? Are you filled with foreboding, or with excitement? Or maybe the idea strikes you as boring – because you think … Continue reading

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Debating priorities

Dear Futurists, Please find below a few quick notes ahead of the two London Futurists events that are taking place this week. 1.) Our first Twitter Space experiment – Tues 18 Jan Normally our online meetings are held on Zoom, … Continue reading

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Anticipating new kinds of minds

Dear Futurists, Technology seems to be on a trajectory to change… everything. It’s already changing the human mind, bending and stretching our consciousness in new ways. It’s also giving rise to artificial minds – extensive software systems running on vast … Continue reading

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London Futurists news, 16 Aug 2019

Dear Futurists, Please find below news of events and projects that may be of interest. 1.) A new series of London Futurists video interviews Look out for a number of London Futurists video interviews, under the general theme “The most … Continue reading

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London Futurists news, 3 Aug 2018

Dear Futurists 1.) Digital Dictatorship vs. Democracy, Mon 6 Aug The algorithms employed in present-day digital technology have been found guilty from time to time of biases, prejudices, and weird misunderstanding – sometimes with serious consequences. But as futurists, we … Continue reading

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Videos, events, and one cancellation

Dear Futurists, 1.) Cancellation of event planned for 3rd June I don’t like to cancel London Futurists events. Over the 9+ years we’ve been running, I can’t remember cancelling an event before. However, the event scheduled on Sat 3rd June, … Continue reading

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