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Tuesday, April 19 • 9:10am - 10:10am
KEYNOTE: Science, Technology & Invention: Strategies to Create the Future

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The democratization of innovation is a turbulent process with rapid creation, violent destruction, many winners and many losers. Despite the apparent chaos, we can discern predictable patterns. The pace of innovation itself is doubling every decade.  The rate of change is now so rapid that even three to five year business plans need to consider that every level of an industry will undergo major changes during that period. Even energy will be transformed as we apply nanotechnology to the design of solar panels and energey storage devices. The means to change the world are in everyone's hands.

Keynote Speakers
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Ray Kurzweil

Author, Futurist, Inventor
Ray Kurzweil is one of the world’s leading inventors, thinkers, and futurists, with a thirty-year track record of accurate predictions. Called “the restless genius” by The Wall Street Journal and “the ultimate thinking machine” by Forbes magazine, Kurzweil was selected... Read More →

Tuesday April 19, 2016 9:10am - 10:10am EDT
The eMerge Stage