As the era of Web 2.0 came to dominate, so too did tech companies’ influence on our lives. Our preferences, beliefs, and choices can now all be swayed by the complex algorithms created in the information era. What are the upsides to the growth in the data economy? Is there a point when convenience for the economy becomes inconvenient for humanity?
In this conversation, Professor Brian Lowery will be joined by Peter Gleick, Pacific Institute Co-Founder and Senior Fellow.
Formula One is a global sport. It has teams that cost many millions to operate, it races at some 24 venues around the world, and it hosts an array of sponsors.
Examine new ways to think about work in light of the changes prompted by the pandemic.
Examine the way race interacts with structures of power, and how systemic racism manifests itself in institutions and our daily lives.