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Other technology & systemic risks

October 12, 2015


Other Technologies and Systemic Risks 

Which other technologies might have huge future impact? How might we handle systemic risks arising from interconnected systems and interactions between different technologies?


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  • Society for Risk Analysis: An interdisciplinary, scholarly, international society that provides an open forum for all those who are interested in risk analysis.
  • Singularity University: Provides educational programs, innovative partnerships and a startup accelerator to help individuals, organizations and governments understand cutting-edge technologies, and how to utilize these technologies for positive impact.
  • Saving Humanity from Homo Sapiens: A philanthropic organization that supports groups working on reducing existential risk for humanity.


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