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About the Speaker:
Azeem Azhar (Founder, Exponential View)
Azeem Azhar is the writer behind Exponential View which explains how society and the political economy are changing under the force of technology. He brings a unique background to explain the intersection of breakthrough technologies and the economies and societies in which we live. Subscribers include investors, academics, and journalists around the world.
Azeem is also on the board of the Ada Lovelace Foundation, the leading independent research institute focused on the ethics of AI and is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Future’s Council on the Digital Economy and Society.
An award-winning entrepreneur and an investor in many technology startups, especially in the Artificial Intelligence sector Azeem speaks regularly on television and radio (BBC, Sky, CNN amongst others) and is a worldwide speaker.
TEDxGateway Webinar: Azeem Azhar (Founder, Exponential View) in conversation with Govindraj Ethiraj (Journalist)
Webinar Series: The World Has Changed
Webinar Topic: Moving Into the Exponential Age
About the webinar:
In a world with COVID-19 and the resultant lockdown, there has never been a greater need to explore the role that technology will play in not only recovering from this global pandemic, but to charter a course that secures a brighter future for the whole planet.
This webinar will explore the various technologies and innovations like AI, Robotics, renewables and many more that will affect the way we work, the way we live and how we interact with each other as a society. Azeem Azhar, one of the world’s leading thinkers, gives his insights on how the world we live in is swiftly moving into the exponential age and what will be the impact of COVID-19 on technology, innovation and our future.