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SETUP x NSVP: future scenarios for AI and the job market

Voice assistants taking over your job interview. Algorithms that predict the perfect candidate for a vacancy. The possibilities of AI (artificial intelligence) for recruitment and selection of employees seem endless. What does the future of this development look like? And how does AI facilitate – or frustrate – diversity in the labor market?

Brave New World is expanding with Beyond Human

We want to introduce you to our new spin-off: Beyond Human – Festival for humanoids and other beings.  Something for your friends and family to join as well.

New venue: NATURALIS

Our fourth edition of Brave New World will take place in the brand new museum of Naturalis Biodiversity Center. 

Column Jim Stolze: The 4 Pills From Steinbuch

Our moderator Jim Stolze is right in the centre of innovation and technology. Besides being a tech-entrepeneur, he is also a journalist. Brave New World is publishing two of his interesting columns, which were formerly published in the Dutch financial paper FD (‘Financial Times’). This is the second one, enjoy!

Brave New World Side Program

Next to the amazing main program, Brave New World now also presents interesting extra’s for our participants. These range from intriguing art work to a job agency for humans and robots. Here are the details.

European Parliament on Trust in Tech

There is an intricate connection between technological development, philosophical thought, political decisions and democracy. Will what is technologically possible always come about, or can legislators still exercise control and influence developments? Will society be able to keep up with fast-paced technological innovation? And how?

Institute Of Human Obsolesence To Present New Work At BNW 2018

Brave New World is going to host the Institute of Human Obsolescence (IoHO) from the 7th until the 11th of November at the Stadsgehoorzaal Leiden. We are also proud to announce that during this period, the IoHO is going to present three new installations that complete the series Data Production Labour. In addition, they are going to host workshops analysing aspects of daily usage of technology.

BNW 2018: Program Complete!

We’re proud to announce that our conference program for 2018 is now complete! So if you haven’t signed up yet, then make sure to get your ticket today.

Stop With ‘Impossible’: The Three Bridges Of Ray

Our moderator Jim Stolze is right in the centre of innovation and technology. Besides being a tech-entrepeneur, he is also a journalist. Brave New World is publishing a couple of his interesting columns, which were formerly published in the Dutch financial paper FD (‘Financial Times’). This is the first one, enjoy!

Brave New World x Vrij Nederland

We are proud to introduce our new media partner to you: the Dutch magazine Vrij Nederland. They will not be partnering up by giving away free advertising space or writing an article about our event. But they will actually be dedicating their whole November issue to Brave New World!