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conference | 08.18.18

Future Perfect 2018

Curated by Ingrid Burrington

Quartz | 07.26.15

Override

Gideon Lichfield

Data & Society’s Intelligence and Autonomy initiative commissioned authors to envision future scenarios for intelligent systems in four domains: medicine, labor, urban design, and warfare.

The future scenario around labor, this story by Gideon Lichfield titled Override, was published on Quartz in July 2015.


Motherboard | 05.25.15

The Counselor

Robin Sloan

Data & Society’s Intelligence and Autonomy initiative commissioned authors to envision future scenarios for intelligent systems in four domains: medicine, labor, urban design, and warfare.

The future scenario around medicine, this story by Robin Sloan titled The Counselor, was published on VICE’s Motherboard in May 2015 along with a commentary by Tim Hwang and Madeleine Clare Elish.


other | 05.19.15

The Minutes of Marshall Jones

Gideon Lichfield

D&S fellow Gideon Lichfield’s short story for the Police Technology and Civil Rights Roundtable:

“The year is 2019, and body cams have become standard for patrol officers in most police departments in the US. The cams and the management software for their footage are provided by a patchwork of vendors, and each department uses its own variant of them, with its own rules and procedures.”


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