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Wednesday, January 25 • 10:00am - 10:45am
Ray Kurzweil, Inventor & Futurist

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Learning in the future

Ray will discuss his predictions about the exponential rate of change in technological advance that will lead to machine intelligence by 2030 and how this will fundamentally change what we learn, how we learn and how we will be assessed. A child entering full-time education today will enter the workplace by 2030. If we are planning an industrial scale education system for this latest cohort of learners then shouldn't we understand the world in which they will be expected to inhabit and the challenges they will face?


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Ray Kurzweil

RAY KURZWEIL has been described as “the restless genius” by the Wall Street Journal, and “the ultimate thinking machine” by Forbes. Inc. Magazine ranked him #8 among entrepreneurs in the United States, calling him the “rightful heir to Thomas Edison,” and PBS included Ray as one of 16 “revolutionaries who made America,” along with other inventors of the past two centuries.   As one of the... Read More →

Wednesday January 25, 2012 10:00am - 10:45am
The LWF Theatre National Hall Gallery, Olympia

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