The Oxford Martin School 10th Anniversary Lecture - Will technology's dark side eclipse humanity's bright future?
Lord Rees shares the view of the Oxford Martin School’s founder, the late Dr James Martin, that the next decades will be critical in deciding the fate of humanity. In this lecture, Lord Rees will highlight major risks, with a particular focus on technological breakthroughs and their potential consequences for society.
Date: 23 November 2015, 17:00 (Monday, 7th week, Michaelmas 2015)
Venue: Sheldonian Theatre, Sheldonian Theatre Broad Street OX1 3AZ
Speaker: Martin Rees, Lord Rees of Ludlow (University of Cambridge)
Organising department: Oxford Martin School
Organiser: Caroline Corke (University of Oxford, Oxford Martin School)
Organiser contact email address: events@oxfordmartin.ox.ac.uk
Host: Oxford Martin School (University of Oxford)
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Booking required?: Required
Booking url: http://www.oxfordmartin.ox.ac.uk/event/2195
Audience: Public
Editor: Caroline Corke