Future of Nations

Thu 29 Feb 2024 21:30(London)

Join us as we chat about the future of nations.

In envisioning the future of nations, we are confronted with a myriad of questions that shape the very fabric of our collective destiny. How will geopolitical power dynamics shift in an era dominated by technological prowess and economic interdependence? Will traditional notions of sovereignty dissolve in the face of global challenges such as climate change and pandemics, or will nations fortify their borders in a quest for security and autonomy? Moreover, what role will emerging technologies like artificial intelligence and biotechnology play in shaping the geopolitical landscape—will they be tools for cooperation or catalysts for conflict? And as societies become increasingly interconnected, how will nations reconcile the tension between national identity and global citizenship? As we peer into the uncertain future, the answers to these questions remain elusive, yet they hold the key to charting a path toward a more equitable, sustainable, and peaceful world.

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Me and my robot

Tue 5 Mar 2024 18:00(London)

Exploring the Boundaries of Human-Robot Interaction

Imagine a future where you have a personal robot by your side—how will it reshape the very fabric of your existence? Will it be a faithful companion, anticipating your needs and offering unwavering support, or a mere tool, programmed to execute tasks devoid of emotional connection? How will society adapt to the presence of these mechanical assistants—will they foster a sense of interconnectedness or breed isolation in their wake? And what ethical dilemmas will arise—how do we ensure the autonomy and dignity of both humans and robots in this symbiotic relationship?

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Future Homes

Tue 12 Mar 2024 18:00(London)

Home, ensuring that it remains a sanctuary for comfort in the future.

As we envision the homes of tomorrow, what architectural marvels will grace our skylines? Will sustainable design principles and eco-friendly materials become the cornerstone of residential construction, paving the way for net-zero energy homes and carbon-neutral communities? How will smart home technology revolutionise our living spaces, offering seamless integration of AI assistants, IoT devices, and energy management systems? Will modular and adaptable housing solutions cater to the evolving needs of modern families, blurring the lines between urban and rural living? And amidst these innovations, how will we redefine the concept of home, ensuring that it remains a sanctuary for comfort, creativity, and connection in an ever-changing world?

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Future nuclear deterrent

Thu 14 Mar 2024 (London)

Join us as we chat about the future of a nuclear deterrent.

In the evolving landscape of global security, what role will nuclear deterrence play in maintaining stability? How will advancements in nuclear technology and geopolitical tensions shape the effectiveness of deterrence strategies? Will the proliferation of nuclear weapons among non-state actors pose new challenges to traditional deterrence doctrines? How can we ensure the responsible stewardship of nuclear arsenals in an era of increasing cyber threats and emerging technologies? And amidst these complexities, what ethical considerations must we confront as we strive to prevent the catastrophic consequences of nuclear conflict while preserving peace and stability on a global scale?

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