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DFS Annual Event – Your Brain in 2030: Merging Man and Machine

DFS Annual Event – 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

DFS: Local chapter of the Association of Professional Futurists

DFS: Local chapter of the Association of Professional Futurists

Now: APF membership 50% discount for DFS members DFS is the first local chapter of the Association of Professional Futurists (APF). The benefits of this collaboration are mainly in expanding our network. Links with international futurists visiting the Netherlands enables DFS to organize meetings to exchange insights, ideas and learn […]

Looking back on Joyce Gioia’s visit

Looking back on Joyce Gioia’s visit

“Social entrepreneurs are society’s best hope for the future” – Road warrior and international futurist Joyce Gioia The Dutch Future Society is part of a global network of futurists. On Friday April 7th, DFS has invited world class futurist speaker and treasurer to the Association of Professional Futurists (APF) Joyce […]

Joyce Gioia – Celebrity Futurist

Joyce Gioia – Celebrity Futurist

What if you could learn the best-kept secrets of a world class speaker and author, without leaving Amsterdam? Celebrity Futurist Joyce Gioia is coming to Amsterdam and we will have an exclusive meeting on Friday the 7th of April. Our featured speaker travels the world, speaking and consulting. Our own Peter […]

Unlikely Allies: The Future of Our City

Unlikely Allies: The Future of Our City

Co-creating tomorrow’s cities is one of the goals of Impact Hub, a global organization for entrepreneurs who seek to balance social, economic and environmental sustainability. Impact Hub Amsterdam recently moved to the Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen (KIT) and welcomes DFS Members for inspiring talks, debates, workshops and speed dates. […]