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Is Technology Enriching Language?
New York, NY

Emerging technologies are changing the way we speak, write, and communicate. Will language be richer or poorer for it?

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What Algorithms Want
Washington, D.C.

Algorithms tell us what to read, where to go, and whom to date…but do we really understand them?

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Can Technology Make Sports Safer?
Washington, D.C.

Join us to discuss whether technological advancements have been effective in making sports safer.

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Will Collaboration or Competition Propel Humans to Mars and Beyond?
Washington, D.C.

We welcome you to consider whether it will be competition or cooperation that finally gets us to Mars and beyond.

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Will The Internet Set Us Free?
Mexico City, Mexico

We invite you to join Arizona State University and Future Tense to consider how we might best protect individual freedoms.

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Cybersecurity Self-Defense Class
Washington, D.C.

Our experts will teach you how to use a virtual private network, cover your digital tracks, use secure communications platforms, and more.

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The Spawn of Frankenstein
Washington, D.C.

Join us to discuss the legacy of Shelley's Frankenstein and current influence.

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Will The Internet Always Be American?
Washington, D.C.

Join Future Tense to explore the internet’s nationality, and the extent to which it’s an expression of American culture.

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My Favorite Movie with Terrell McSweeny
Washington, D.C.

Join Commissioner Terrell McSweeny from the FTC for a screening and discussion of the The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai

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WATCH: The Attention Merchants
New York, NY

A new book by Tim Wu documents how the capture and resale of human attention has grown into the defining industry of our time.

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Law and Order Circa 2050
Washington, D.C.

Join Future Tense to consider how new crime-fighting technologies should be deployed to prevent crime and protect our rights.

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The Unnatural World
Washington, D.C.

A happy hour conversation that will discuss what men and women across the world are doing to ensure that this human era endures.

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