When Cutting Edge Technology Leads to Unintended Consequences
We are in a technical revolution where cutting edge innovations in areas such as AI, 5G, robotics, and even gene editing, offer enormous promises for our lives, ranging from the mundane to the spectacular. Our persistent optimism overestimates the positive and ignores the unintended consequences for many of these technologies — not the least of which is putting in play the sequence for our own extinction.
How do we have authentic discussions about exponential advances in tech that may not be serving humanity’s best interests?
Our guest, Chris Ategeka is an entrepreneur and futurist — and he’s written the book on the topic!.
Guest: Christopher Ategeka
Hosted by: Alexa Raad and Leslie Daigle.
Related resources: “The Unintended Consequences of Technology: Solutions, Breakthroughs and the Restart We Need”, Christopher Ategeka, to be published on October 12, 2021.