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HalloweeM 42: WeeM, The Universe, and Everything

October 26 – 29, 2017

Preregistration is now closed. Come to WeeM and, if you haven't preregistered, please register at the door. If you preregistered but your payment was not received by October 12th, you will have to register at the door and no discounts for which you may have qualified will be honored.

Program Details*

Title

Artificial Intelligence

Description

Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk, Bill Gates, and other big names in science and technology have expressed concern about the risks posed by AI (artificial intelligence). As an author of science fiction, your host has already written one novel and plans sequels. Come join a discussion of the promise of AI, myths, threats, and what we should know about changes that will change our world.

Presenter’s Name

Lance Erlick

Presenter’s Website

http://www.LanceErlick.com

Presenter’s Bio

Lance Erlick writes science fiction thrillers for adult and young adult readers. He wrote the Rebel series, which explores Annabelle Scott following her conscience in a world turned upside down. He wrote the Regina Shen series, after abrupt climate change leads to the Great Collapse and a World Federation. Outcast Regina Shen tries to survive a storm and Federation agents pursuing her for her genome. Xenogeneic: First Contact is about encounters with alien pilgrims aiming to take over Earth.

Tentative Date Time

Saturday, October 28th 3 PM

*Note: The information above is a draft provided by the presenter and may be different in the WeeM Booklet.


Deadlines

  • Registration - The deadline (October 12th) for advanced registration has expired. Join the fun at WeeM and register at the door if you haven’t preregistered.
  • Excursions - The sign-up deadline for the Excursions was October 15th.
  • Vendor space - The deadline to submit the contract was October 13th.
  • Lodging - The deadline (October 20th) for the WeeM rate has expired.
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