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Qualify for the early bird WeeM rates by registering today. Book your room by September 30th and request the spectacular WeeM rate of $107.

Program Details 2017*

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.

*Note: This program was offered last year and may or may not be offered again this year.


Deadlines

  • Registration - May 11th is the last day to qualify for the special early bird discounts. Discounts for advanced registration are available through October 12th. (Note: Full payment is required by the appropriate deadline to qualify for any discount.)
  • Lodging - The hotel is offering a spectacular WeeM rate of $107 through September 30th, subject to availability. Warning: Last year the hotel increased the rate late in June with little notice so book early! If the hotel block is full, please contact our WeeM Chair../images/email-regular.s.gif who will try to expand the block.

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