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Annual Applied Complexity Network and Board of Trustees Symposium: Invention and Innovation Agenda

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Symposium
November 9 - 10, 2018

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Friday, November 9

Santa Fe Institute, Noyce Conference Room

ACtioN Member Special Programming

9:00 a.m. SFI Applied Tutorials: Blockchain and Token Design Master Class
(A set of tutorials for ACtioN members, led by members of the SFI research community)


General Session

Inn at Loretto, Zuni Ballroom

12:00 p.m. Lunch (Tesuque Room) and Registration
1:00 p.m. Introduction to Invention and Innovation
David Krakauer, SFI
1:30 p.m. Genetically Engineering the Future
2:30 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. Designers of Reality Panel Discussion
Panelists: Alan Gershenfeld, E-Line Media, Seamus Blackley, Pacific Light & Hologram, Constance Steinkuehler, University of California-Irvine
4:00 p.m. TBD
5:00 p.m. Investing in Inventors Panel Discussion
6:00 p.m. Dinner Reception and Keynote Talk


Saturday, November 10

Inn at Loretto, Zuni Ballroom

8:00 a.m. Breakfast (Tesuque Room) and Registration
9:00 a.m. SFI Inventive Minds
Postdoc flash-talks
10:00 a.m. Tinkering with Matter
11:00 a.m. Break
11:30 a.m. Masters of Invention Panel Discussion
Alan Kay, Viewpoints Research Institute and UCLA, John Seely Brown, Deloitte Center for the Edge and USC
12:30 p.m. Lunch (Tesuque Room)
1:30 p.m. The Dark Side of Innovation
Jacob Silverman, Journalist and Author
2:30 p.m. The Future of Computation
Dave Ackley, UNM and SFI, Stephanie Forrest, UNM and SFI, David Wolpert, Santa Fe Institute
3:30 p.m. Break
4:00 p.m. Mavericks of Invention
Aaron Horowitz, Sproutel
5:00 p.m. Adjourn
5:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception at Santa Fe Institute


Sunday, November 11 - Board of Trustees Only

Santa Fe Institute Board of Trustees Meeting, Santa Fe Institute

7:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Meeting
12:00 p.m. Adjourn