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EXPO: Artists | Thinkers | Designers

EXPO: Artists | Thinkers | Designers

Next to our keynotes for Your Brain in 2030 on September 5th, we have also invited several artists, thinkers and designers that will help us experience their vision on the future of human enhancement: Erik van der Veen – Robotorium Geestzicht Yfke Laanstra – Bits, Bytes & Consciousness Jelger Kroese – An interactive […]

Your Brain in 2030 Keynote: Hannes Wiedemann

Your Brain in 2030 Keynote: Hannes Wiedemann

Human enhancement and DIY. Not two concepts that many of us would combine. Hannes Wiedemann, a Berlin-based artist and photographer, studied a fringe community that does just that: DIY cyborgs hack their own bodies. For fun. We are happy to announce that Hannes Wiedemann will be joining our Annual DFS […]

Workshop Technologie en Arbeidsparticipatie

Workshop Technologie en Arbeidsparticipatie

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Your Brain in 2030: Merging Man and Machine

Your Brain in 2030: Merging Man and Machine

Tickets are now available! Some people dream of the ultimate merge of man and machine. Scientists are showing us the possibilities. Philosophers discuss the implications of these technologies with us. And artists make our emotions towards this issue explicit.  The creation of super humans with new sensory abilities, enhanced brain […]

Persbericht Your Brain in 2030

Persbericht Your Brain in 2030

  Nederlandse futurologengemeenschap ziet de toekomst van hersenen en technologie in 2030 Op 5 september 2017 houdt de Dutch Future Society haar jaarlijkse bijeenkomst met als thema Your brain in 2030. Trendwatchers, futurologen, toekomstverkenners en strategen laten zich inspireren door wetenschappers, filosofen, kunstenaars en productontwikkelaars. Deze creatieve dwarsdenkers gaan met […]

Keynote for Your Brain in 2030: Jason Farquhar

Keynote for Your Brain in 2030: Jason Farquhar

Having announced Laurens Landeweerd a few weeks ago, it is now our pleasure to introduce another speaker for Your Brain in 2030. During our annual event, Jason Farquhar will talk about brain computer interfaces now and in the future. Dr. Jason Farquhar has a background in computer science and engineering. He […]

Laurens Landeweerd confirmed as keynote for “Your Brain in 2030”!

Laurens Landeweerd confirmed as keynote for “Your Brain in 2030”!

Tickets are available here! After the gene-centrist worldview of the early 2000s, emerging research in the neurosciences now carries along a neurocentrist worldview: we are our brain. Our identities are nothing more than the software running on the hardware of our neurowired brains. Still, many neuroscientists agree that neuroscientific research […]

Trendconnection: platform for trendmatching

Trendconnection: platform for trendmatching

There is a growing demand for trend information from companies in different fields and sizes and government on all levels. There is also a growing number of future-professionals, but supply and demand can not always find each other. TrendConnection aims to be a platform where future-professionals can showcase their trend […]

Call for DFS Members: help us develop DFS further

Call for DFS Members: help us develop DFS further

Who can help us build new partnerships? It is time for the Dutch Future Society to grow into the next phase. And with your help we can! Over the past years al DFS activities are financed by member donations and sponsoring from organizations that are part of the field of […]

Call for Entries: Future Food Design Awards

Call for Entries: Future Food Design Awards

Design for the future of food to be awarded prize during Dutch Design Week This year the first Future Food Design Awards will be presented at the 2017 Dutch Design Week. The award is the foremost international prize intended to encourage and highlight innovative and disruptive designs for sustainable future […]