Ben Goertzel

On April 12, 2011, in Bio, Presenter, by Adam A. Ford

CEO, Novamente LLC and Biomind LLC Vice Chairman, Humanity+ Advisor, Singularity University and Singularity Institute External Research Professor, Xiamen University, China The Future History of Artificial General Intelligence: Cognitive Robotics and the Global Brain, 2010-2040 “After a brief survey of the state of the art in AGI, cognitive robotics and distributed Internet intelligence, we will […]

James Newton-Thomas

On March 25, 2011, in Bio, meetup, Presenter, Summit, by Adam A. Ford

James is Director at Second Tree Pty Ltd and Director at Gestalt Australia Pty Ltd. He is an independent consultant on field robotics and has team managed and  deployed several mining and military systems.  His company was fully  acquired by Caterpillar in 2005. He was a  <a href=”http://www.singinst.org.au/singularitysummit2010au/program/”> speaker</a> at the Singularity Summit Australia 2010. […]

Marcus Hutter

On March 8, 2011, in Bio, Presenter, Summit, by Adam A. Ford

Marcus Hutter (born 1967) is a German computer scientist and professor at the Australian National University. Hutter was born and educated in Munich, where he studied physics and computer science. In 2000 he joined Jürgen Schmidhuber’s group at the Swiss Artificial Intelligence lab IDSIA, where he developed the first mathematical theory of optimal Universal Artificial […]

Ian Robinson

On February 17, 2011, in Bio, Presenter, Summit, by Adam A. Ford

Ian Robinson (born 18 November 1940, Melbourne, Australia) is former President of the Rationalist Society of Australia, immediate past Chairman of the Rationalist Association of Australia, and for a number of years edited the Australian Rationalist. He worked for more than twenty years as a senior curriculum officer, researcher and professional development officer with the […]