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Rachel Maguire on What to Expect in 2026

Rachel Maguire, Research Director at the Institute for the Future, gives a glimpse into the future of health tech ecosystem. Where is all this data, analytics and the cloud taking us? How will AI, automation, blockchain and robotics impact healthcare? How will these innovations integrate into standards of care, and how broad will the impact be?   More

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The Evolution Revolution with Ray Kurzweil, Benjamin H. Bratton and Vivienne Ming

Futurist Ray Kurzweil, UCSD’s Benjamin H. Bratton and neuroscientist entrepreneur Vivienne Ming discuss where AI, biology and machines that learn by themselves are taking us.   More

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Dr. Eric Topol at Techonomy Health

Dr. Eric Topol visits with David Kirkpatrick at the Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay during Techonomy Health.   More

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Shunee Yee at Techonomy 2016

Shunee Yee, President and CEO of CSOFT International Ltd., speaks about language and how it separates us in our current digitized age at Techonomy 2016.   More

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José-Marie Griffiths on the Erosion of Trust in Society

José-Marie Griffiths, President of Dakota State University discusses how Technology has eroded trust in our "traditional infrastructure of truth."   More

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Could Automated Legal Services Replace Lawyers?

Joshua Browder discusses DoNotPay at Techonomy 2016.   More

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Gary Rieschel on Tech Accessibility

Gary Rieschel of Qiming Venture Partners, speaks at Techonomy 2016.   More

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Roger Pilc of Pitney Bowes at Techonomy 2016

Roger Pilc of Pitney Bowes, speaks at Techonomy 2016.   More

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Andy Lowery on the Industrial Internet

Andy Lowery, CEO of RealWear Inc. speaks about the "last six inches" of the Industrial Internet at Techonomy 2016.   More

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In Conversation with Mark Zuckerberg at Techonomy 2016

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sat down at Techonomy 2016 with Chief Techonomist, David Kirkpatrick, for an exclusive interview that made worldwide headlines.   More

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The Fuzzy Future of AI and Jobs

Are we headed towards a world where machines do everything? Are jobs drying up because of AI and automation? It's a growing theme in our work at Techonomy. Discussions at our recent conference and a variety of stories and encounters with experts have underscored for us how hard it is to draw a firm conclusion about whether to be excited or scared.   More

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Kaiser and Philips Health Chiefs on Obamacare and U.S. Medicine’s Future at Techonomy

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With all the uncertainty around the Affordable Care Act, the Techonomy 2016 audience listened attentively to two experts in the field. Among other predictions, the speakers said digital health will unquestionably play a major role in healthcare moving forward, that the ACA will be harder to repeal than many might expect, and that reimbursement strategies are likely to shift to a more outcomes-based model.   More

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PCMag.com Covers Techonomy’s Focus on IoT

Techonomy16 conference in Half Moon Bay, California, Thursday, November 10, 2016.  (Photo by Paul Sakuma Photography) www.paulsakuma.com

Mark Zuckerberg made worldwide headlines, and election coverage got a spotlight, but the Internet of Things was still a central theme at Techonomy 2016. Michael J. Miller of PC Magazine wrote a great piece about the many ways that IoT came up in our discussions.   More

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Reflections from Ross: How the Election Changed Techonomy 2016

Techonomy16 conference in Half Moon Bay, California, Thursday, November 10, 2016.  (Photo by Paul Sakuma Photography) www.paulsakuma.com

The plan was always to start the conference with a group discussion about the election. How could we not if our conference started the day after the election? But the triumph of Trump put a rather different spin on things. In general the mood of the room was shock and numbness. For me, it highlighted that no matter how much we talk about tech and its ability to connect us, it is degrading our ability to see beyond our bubbles.   More

Energy & Green Tech Techonomy Events

TE16: Climate Change Calls for “Taboo Techs”

Techonomy16 conference in Half Moon Bay, California, Thursday, November 10, 2016.  (Photo by Paul Sakuma Photography) www.paulsakuma.com

Speakers on climate change at TE16 aimed to dispel the stigma associated with nuclear power and geo-engineering–controversial technologies that might help address the climate change caused by humankind’s use of fossil fuels. One said that radiation risks are actually a problem with coal-fueled power, too.   More

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At Techonomy 2016, a Vision of Disrupted Healthcare

Techonomy16 conference in Half Moon Bay, California, Thursday, November 10, 2016.  (Photo by Paul Sakuma Photography) www.paulsakuma.com

Medicine will be unrecognizable in the coming decades, with technology changes leading to better care at home, vanishing hospitals, and doctors who can monitor patients’ activity and health between visits. Leaders in various sectors who spoke at Techonomy 2016 contributed to the futuristic picture.   More

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Facebook Influenced Election? Crazy Idea, Says Zuckerberg

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Dismissing the idea that fake stories in Facebook's News Feed influenced the outcome of the U.S. election, Mark Zuckerberg, speaking at Techonomy16, grabbed global headlines and no breaks from tech reporters. It was by no means the only thing he discussed, but it got all the coverage.   More

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Techonomy 2016

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Tune in to Techonomy 2016, LIVE from the Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay.   More

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Techonomy 2016: A Chat with Zuckerberg, and Much More

Kirkpatrick interviewed Mark Zuckerberg at the 2014 Mobile World Congress, and will do so again at Techonomy 2016, Nov. 9-11. (photo courtesy Mobile World Congress)

Mark Zuckerberg is just the most prominent of a proudly diverse and eminent group of speakers at Techonomy 2016 Nov. 9-11. We'll also hear from Ray Kurzweil, Prelude Fertility's Martin Varsavsky, Intel's Murthy Renduchintala, Fitbit CEO James Park, Blackberry CEO John Chen, NextEV USA CEO Padmasree Warrior, U.S. CIO Tony Scott, and plenty more.   More

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Reflections from Ross: Two weeks until Techonomy 2016!

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With two weeks until Techonomy 2016, Nov. 9-11, there is lots of fine tuning underway here. The big news this week is that Mark Zuckerberg will join us. But that is just one component of a three day program with a great roster of cross-industry and multi-disciplinary speakers from around the world. The program features 78 speakers (40% women) talking about everything from the implications of the election (How can we not?) to Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things, planetary-scale computation, the modernization of currency and the impact of gene modification on…well, everything.   More