Scientist and Science Fiction Author David Brin will engage with us on Wednesday the 5th of February from 6pm onwards. Please Register!
David Brin is always interesting and mind expanding. In his book The Transparent Society from the late 90s he wrote about his vision of the comming surveillance state and our need to watch our watchers. The time is now to implement these checks and balances. Don't miss this Future Salon. In 2004 David Brin was Keynoting the Accelerating Change conference. Evelyn Rodrigues did a writup. #futuresalon
David Brin is a leading commentator and speaker on modern trends. His non-fiction book, The Transparent Society, won the Freedom of Speech Award of the American Library Association. Published in 1999, the book details his vision of the coming surveillance state and the need to ‘watch the watchers’. His novels include Earth, The Postman (adapted to film and starring Kevin Costner) and Hugo Award winners Startide Rising and The Uplift War.
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Because of the great demand we moved the event to the Cafeteria in Building 3 of SAP Labs. Still this will sell out. Please Register! to ensure your space.
Wednesday, February 5th, 6pm-9pm
6:00-6:30 p.m. Networking & hors d'oeuvres
6:30-7:15 p.m. David Brin presentation
7:15-8:30 p.m. Interactive audience discussion
8:30-9:00 p.m. Networking & book signing
SAP Labs North America, Building 1
P.S. If you can't join us in person, we will try our best to webcast the event via Google HangOut sign up here.