Surprises at the Intersection of Human Emotion and Wearable Tech
Aug. 30, 2016
How will our future computers, robots and smartphones get the emotional intelligence they need to be truly useful? This talk highlights the adventures behind some of the world's first technologies that recognize human emotion. Researcher and author Rosalind W. Picard will share surprises from her team’s journey, including discovering that ...
The Language Hoax
June 7, 2016
The language we speak shapes how we experience life, creating a world view based on its vocabulary and grammar…right? Not so, says John McWhorter. Drawing from the scientific literature, McWhorter explains how this widely-held belief is not only false, it leads to dangerous assumptions about cultures and races that differ ...
Welcome and Overview
April 15, 2016
2016 Santa Fe Institute Annual Science Board Symposium
Data Futures and Funding Futures: Shifting Landscapes