Artificial Consciousness and Revolutionizing Medical Device Design
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Norton's Woods Conference Center
At the American Academy of Arts & Sciences
136 Irving Street
Cambridge, MA, 02138
The Norton's Woods Conference Center is just off the Red Line between the Harvard Square and Porter stops.
Join us for a fascinating discussion about how artificial consciousness and revolutionary medical device design are poised to transform healthcare. Our visionary speakers will discuss:
- Consciousness as a state of matter that can be described in terms of quantum mechanics and information theory
- Revolutionizing medical device design through advances in integrated circuits and microelectromechanical systems
A reception will follow the presentations with the opportunity to meet the speakers and to discuss career opportunities at 4Combinator.
Dr. Charles Sodini
MIT LeBel Professor of Electrical Engineering
Co-founder of the Medical Electronic Device Realization Center
Dr. Max Tegmark
MIT Professor of Physics
Author of “The Mathematical Universe,” Director of the Foundational Questions Institute (FQXi)
Dr. Jonathan Rothberg
Chairman of 4Combinator
Inventor of high-speed DNA sequencing, founder Ion Torrent, RainDance, 454 Life Sciences, ClariFi, CuraGen
Join us for a 4Combinator speaker series event.