Artificial Intelligence & Understanding

Melbourne, Australia 2020

Can a machine have common sense?

Speakers include John Wilkins (philosopher), and Kevin Korb (AI expert).

More details to come soon.


Hosted by Science, Technology & the Future.


Over the last few decades we have seen unprecedented technological change. Our ability to visualize impacts of technological convergence in the short, medium and long term is detrimental to our survival. With informed estimates of possible futures, we can hope to achieve clearer visions for a better future, let’s leverage growth in powerful new technologies to solve global problems.


“The formulation of a problem is often more essential than its solution… To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science.” — Albert Einstein (1879–1955)