Operating at the boundaries: Augmented intelligence

7.00pm to 8.30pm, Wednesday 16 May

The Theatre

The Royal Institution of Great Britain GB United Kingdom W1S 4BS 21 Albemarle Street London

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Concession £10


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Event description

Technology is becoming more and more advanced but cannot prosper on its own, the human brain and the experience that humans have is not easily taught, from removing bias to introducing emotional intelligence. Join a panel of experts as they discuss how machines, humans and processes are coming together to create powerful new insights.


We are delighted to welcome the following experts to discuss this vital topic:

James Hewitt – Hintsa Performance

Dr Karina Vold – Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence

Martha Imprialou – Principal Data Scientist, QuantumBlack 

About the speakers

James Hewitt is a speakerauthor & performance scientist. His areas of expertise include the ‘future of work’, human wellbeing & performance in a digitally disrupted world & methods to facilitate more sustainable high-performance for knowledge workers.

Karina Vold specializes in Philosophy of Mind and Philosophy of Cognitive Science. She received her bachelor’s degree in Philosophy and Political Science from the University of Toronto and her PhD in Philosophy from McGill University. An award from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada helped support her doctoral research. She has been a visiting scholar at Ruhr University, a fellow at Duke University, and a lecturer at Carleton University.

Martha Imprialou – is a Principal Data Scientist at QuantumBlack 


The doors will open at approximately 6.30pm, with a prompt start at 7.00pm. There will be time for questions after the talk.

Latecomers will be admitted into the gallery.

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