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London Futurists – Industrial strategy for a sustainable world, with David Bent

London Futurists – Industrial strategy for a sustainable world, with David Bent David asks a series of questions: • What are the key questions in formulating a pro-sustainability industrial strategy? • What part can industrial strategy play in accelerating the … Continue reading

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London Futurists – A serious assessment of the Technological Singularity

London Futurists – A serious assessment of the Technological Singularity Will the ongoing acceleration of technology result in a “technological singularity”? No surprises – David and I agree about most things 😉 Two things I would stress. 1/ If something … Continue reading

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London Futurists – Can technology abolish aging?

London Futurists – Can technology abolish aging? Will technology provide us the means to slow down and even reverse aging? If so, what are the consequences? Should we seek to avoid that outcome, or to accelerate towards it more quickly? … Continue reading

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London Futurists – James Bartlett – Society Broken

Radicals: A disturbing guide to the future? with Jamie Bartlett Society is deeply broken. That’s a belief shared by a wide mixture of ‘Radicals’ – a variety of individuals, groups and movements who reject the way we live now, and … Continue reading

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Postcapitalism and a World Without Work

Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work David Wood’s Reply to the comment “Is this a proposal of a new word order where a group of people work hard to provide lifelong leisure time for another group of … Continue reading

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Post Capitalism and a world without work

Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work is a major new book that argues for a novel set of alternatives for the future – alternatives which seek to rekindle … Continue reading

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London Futurists – Roadmap to immortality

London Futurists – Constructing a roadmap to immortality? With Alexey Turchin I’ve been seriously investigating and thinking about this topic for 42 years, since the logic of indefinite life extension became clear. Security comes from massive redundancy, and from massively … Continue reading

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