How Might Virtual Reality Save the Planet?

June 5, 2018

Get up close to polar bears, immerse yourself in the world of whales, and head into the unexplored earth of Greenland, all made possible thanks to virtual reality (VR). Embark on a journey with National Geographic Explorer Mike Libecki and hear why VR has become such an important tool for conservation.

Can Blockchain Improve U.S. Elections?

May 30, 2018

In a first of its kind, West Virginia will become the first state to allow digital voting by blockchain. If this pilot is successful, could it be the key to solving current barriers to voting such as mobile-impaired seniors or workers who can’t take leave on election day? What impact would this have on future elections?

Explainable AI: Cracking Open Deep Learning’s Black Box

May 28, 2018

How does artificial intelligence actually work? What are the pitfalls of this technology that we need to know? Explore the complex nature of this ‘black box’ technology as we break down what artificial intelligence really means.

How Robots and AI Are Transforming the Food Industry

May 22, 2018

Did you know that robots have a role in every step of the food supply chain from agriculture to manufacturing to packaging and delivery? Read how emerging technologies like robotics and artificial intelligence are fueling the food industry.

Three Ways Companies Can Combat Climate Change Today

May 14, 2018

Climate change affects all livelihoods around the world. It cost trillions of dollars to governments. Even large tech companies aren’t immune to the potential outcomes of it. However, with their growing influence over the world, tech companies also have a high influence on potential solutions. Here are three ways tech companies can combat climate change.

Does Your C-Suite Need a Chief Robotics Officer, Too?

April 19, 2018

The role of Chief Robotic Officer (CRO) is one of the fastest growing roles in the tech world. But when and why do you need one and how do they fit into your C-suite?