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Innovation and technology is accelerating exponentially; changing our world faster than many of us can comprehend. Developments in digital manufacturing, advanced automation and AI (artificial intelligence) are combining in ways few would have imagined possible in previous decades.

The simultaneous emergence and growth of nanotechnology, molecular engineering and synthetic biology have impacts that extend far beyond traditional notions of commercial success – they could soon alter how we structure and experience life itself. Physical space has become more “virtual” as smart platforms seamlessly connect individuals or businesses with spare capacity with those who need it.

Artificial intelligence can manage and manipulate incomprehensible amounts of data for analytical and decision making purposes that are beyond human capability. In the coming years, we may have 3D printed houses “and” internal organs.

The world is in for a wild ride and Vancouver Islanders are on it!

Join our panel of experts and gain some tips on how to prepare for the journey…

Danny Unger, CEO, Cloudhead Games
Graham Truax, Executive in Residence, Innovation Island
Bartosz Bos, 3D Printing Consultant

Bert Zethof, Principal, Zethof Consulting Group, will moderate

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