POSTPONED: Emerging Technology and its Benefits to Our Children by Kay Firth-Butterfield

  • 25 Jun 2015
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Cafe Express, 3418 North Lamar Blvd., Austin, TX 78705

This event is POSTPONED due to a change in the speaker's schedule.  We will try to reschedule later. 

Emerging Technology and its Benefits to Our Children

By Kay Firth-Butterfield

Kay Firth-Butterfield is a Chief Officer for the Ethics Advisory Panel of Lucid, an Artificial Intelligence firm in Austin. Lucid’s Ethics Advisory Panel is the first of its kind for an AI firm.  She will be speaking on and leading a discussion about emerging technology and its benefits for our children. This will include issues of jobs, human trafficking, migration and the abundance society. Kay will introduce subjects and speak about them, then open up the meeting to a wider interactive discussion with the audience.  This promises to be a very interesting and engaging evening for everyone in attendance. 

Speaker Bio for Kay Firth-Butterfield:

Kay Firth-Butterfield serves as the Chief Officer, Ethics Advisory Panel of Lucid.  She has worked as a barrister, mediator, arbitrator, business owner, professor and Judge in the United Kingdom. In the United States, she has taught at the undergraduate and law school levels and worked as a professional lecturer. She is a humanitarian with a strong sense of social justice and has advanced degrees in Law and International Relations.

Additional Meeting Details:

Note that this meeting is on Thursday, June 25th 2015. There is no charge or need to register to attend this meeting.  You can order your own food and drink if you wish (and most people do), but please arrive early to place your order. 

The meeting starts promptly at 7pm. 

We will meet in the smaller room at Cafe Express

Hope to see you there!

Best Regards,

Central Texas Chapter of the World Future Society

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