Computing for the Future of the Planet
By Andrew Hopper
Digital technology is becoming an indispensable and crucial component of our lives, society, and environment. A framework for computing in the context of problems facing the planet will be presented. The framework has a number of goals: an optimal digital infrastructure, sensing and optimising with a global world model, reliably predicting and reacting to our environment, and digital alternatives to physical activities.
Computing for the Future of the Planet Wednesday 3 December 2008, 5.00pm