Artificial intelligence, machine learning and automation are advancing at exponential pace. Here you will find discussions with world leading AI researchers, startup founders, economic theorists and more discussing the direction, ethics and possible timeline of AI advancement and the Singularity.

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39 – The 5 Most Impactful Technologies of 21st Century with Dr James Canton

39 – The 5 Most Impactful Technologies of 21st Century with Dr James Canton

Dr. James Canton (@futureguru) is a renowned global futurist, social scientist, keynote presenter, author, and visionary business advisor. He is the CEO and Chairman of the Institute for Global Futures, a leading think tank he…

37 – The End of College and Era of Automation with Thomas Frey

37 – The End of College and Era of Automation with Thomas Frey

Thomas Frey (@thomasfrey) is Google’s top rated futurist, a celebrity/accomplished keynote speaker and the co-founder and executive director of the DaVinci Institute, a Colorado based tech startup incubator ecosystem, before which he spent 15 years at…

36 – The 4 Main Hurdles Holding Humanity Back From Space Colonization with Eric Ward

36 – The 4 Main Hurdles Holding Humanity Back From Space Colonization with Eric Ward

Eric Ward(@AeroSigma) is the co-founder and CEO of both Odyne Space and Aten Engineering, two space tech startups with a ton of promise for the future. Eric is an experienced systems architect who sees growing the…

33 – The Ultimate Guide to Nanotechnology with Steve Burgess of Foresight Institute

33 – The Ultimate Guide to Nanotechnology with Steve Burgess of Foresight Institute

Steve Burgess (@steveburgess01) is the president of Foresight Institute, a nonprofit think tank that researches technologies of important to the future of humanity, focusing on nanotechnology, cybersecurity, and AI and rewards grants to lead scientists and safety…

30 – Lessons Learned from a Worldclass Science Fiction Author with Joe Haldeman of The Forever War

30 – Lessons Learned from a Worldclass Science Fiction Author with Joe Haldeman of The Forever War

Joe Haldeman is a famed American science fiction author best known for his novel The Forever War (1974). That novel, and other of his works, including The Hemingway Hoax (1991) and Forever Peace (1997), have won…

25 – Rewriting Asimov’s 3 Laws of Robotics with Prof Joanna Bryson

25 – Rewriting Asimov’s 3 Laws of Robotics with Prof Joanna Bryson

Joanna Bryson (@j2bryson) is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computing at the University of Bath. She works on Artificial Intelligence, ethics, and collaborative cognition. In 2010 Bryson published her most controversial work, “Robots Should Be Slaves”…

24 – AI, AR, Education and the Future of Jobs with Brad Waid

24 – AI, AR, Education and the Future of Jobs with Brad Waid

Brad Waid (@techbradwaid) is an international speaker, influencer and educator with over 15 years of classroom and industry experience. Brad is an industry leader in the fields of educational technology, 21st century learning, culture and innovation and has…

23 – Robots that Could Beat World Cup Champs and How Governments Can Work With and Plan For Artificial Intelligence and Effect of AI on Jobs and Society with Prof Peter Stone

23 – Robots that Could Beat World Cup Champs and How Governments Can Work With and Plan For Artificial Intelligence and Effect of AI on Jobs and Society with Prof Peter Stone

Prof Peter Stone is the founder and director of the Learning Agents Research Group (LARG) within the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory in the Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at Austin, as well as…

22 – Software is Eating the World and AI is Eating Software with Amir Husain

22 – Software is Eating the World and AI is Eating Software with Amir Husain

Amir Husain(@amirhusain_tx) is a serial entrepreneur, inventor, and author based in Austin, Texas. He was a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 Award, has been named Austin’s Top Technology Entrepreneur of…