BOOM FESTIVAL 2016 - 11th EDITION

With new technology comes new responsibility.

That's a fundamental truth when we talk about eco-awareness, sustainable lifestyles and respect towards Mother Nature in general. However, there's yet another aspect to this topic that is becoming more and more important: Artificial Intelligence.

Films like Ex Machina, Her and, of course, Terminator have introduced the opportunities and dangers that come with AI to a broad audience. As entertaining as these movies may be: At the core, they touch upon a development that is already happening. As Douglas Rushkoff wrote in his last book: 'The phones are smarter but we are dumber'. That's why Artificial Intelligence will be one of the topics at this year's Liminal Village.


The following video gives you a 15-minute introduction, pondering on the question: What happens when our computers get smarter then we?