APA Humans and Technology Conference

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Date(s) - 04/05/2018 - 04/07/2018
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The American Psychological Association will host an interdisciplinary conference called Technology, Mind and Society, in Washington D.C. on April 5-7, 2018.

The conference aims to address the full range of contemporary and emerging technologies. These include but are not limited to artificial intelligence, robotics, mobile devices, social media, virtual/augmented reality, gaming, geographic information systems, autonomous vehicles, and biomedical technologies (e.g., brain-machine interfaces, genetic engineering).

The conference will provide a venue for reporting and assessing current efforts to understand and shape the interactions of human beings and technology, for identifying priorities for future work, and for promoting exchange and collaboration among participants. The conference will feature four keynote speakers:

Cynthia Breazeal (MIT)

Justine Cassell (Carnegie Mellon)

Eric Horvitz (Microsoft Research)

Sandy Pentland (MIT)

Researchers, professionals, and students in all relevant areas, including psychology and other behavioral and social sciences, neuroscience, computer science, engineering, design, health research, education research, city and regional planning, public policy, history of science and technology, and philosophy are all welcomed to come.

The conference is also calling for ‘Submission of Papers’. To learn more information please visit HERE.

Registration the the event is $199 for students, $399 for non-members, & $349 for members. the registration does include Thursday Night Reception and Lunch. To register please click HERE.

All Additional information about the event can be located HERE.

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