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[Press] Official Summary of the TNC Convention 2016

The Official Summary of the TNC Convention for 2016 includes:

The new official Board of directors includes:

The Executive Committee: Continue reading

[press] Official Statement to the TNC Convention 2016 by David Brin

It is, of course, wise and beneficial to peer ahead for potential dangers and problems — one of the central tasks of high-end science fiction. Alas, detecting that a danger lurks is easier than prescribing solutions that can prevent it. Take the plausibility of malignant AI, remarked-upon recently by luminaries ranging from Stephen Hawking to Elon Musk. Indeed, my own novels contain some chilling warnings about failure modes with our new, cybernetic children. Continue reading