The European Future Technologies Conference and Exhibition (18 public recordings)

Recordings of channel "The European Future Technologies Conference and Exhibition"

The European Future Technologies Conference and Exhibition 2011 is the second instalment of a new forum dedicated to frontier research in information and communication technologies. fet11 is a unique conference on visionary, high-risk and long-term research in information science and technology. Featuring an exceptionally broad range of scientific fields the event will seed new ideas across disciplines that will reshape the future.
  • Welcome

    FET11 welcome

    Presenters:

    • Clive Cookson (Financial Times)
  • How evolution shapes the way roboticists think

    Roboticists, by necessity, are keen students of biology: we hope to create machines that are as agi...

    Presenters:

    • Dr. Josh Bongard (assistant professor - University of Vermont)
  • Political welcome address

    Presenters:

    • Neelie Kroes (vice president - European Comission),
    • Dr. Prof. Zoltán Cséfalvay (minister of state for economic strategy and parliamentary affairs - Ministry for National Economy),
    • József Pálinkás (president - HAS)
  • Opening of the exhibition

    Presenters:

    • Clive Cookson (Financial Times),
    • José R. Millán (EPFL)
  • Official launch of FET-flagship pilots

    FET Flagships are science-driven, large-scale research partnerships pursuing a unifying goal of ach...

    Presenters:

    • Neelie Kroes (vice president - European Comission),
    • Hans Lehrach (Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics),
    • Jari Kinaret (Chalmers University of Technology),
    • Steven Bishop (University College London),
    • Henry Markram (EPFL),
    • Paolo Dario (Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna),
    • Adrian Ionescu (EPFL)