Brave New World

November 2, 2017 - Leiden, the Netherlands - BRAVE NEW WORLD is an annual conference for people who want to know what the future holds in store and how this will affect their business, policies and life.

On November 2nd & 3rd, 2017 the world of culture, philosophy, science, technology and storytelling will collide. The conference sets out to discuss what ethical and societal impact new technologies could have on human life, before the innovations are introduced in society. For example: How far do we want to go with human enhancement? Does Artificial Intelligence have rights? What is the future of democracy in this digital age? What do we think of helping nature with artificial evolution?