The Fourth Industrial Revolution

What is the Fourth Industrial Revolution?
Jul 18, 2016
World Economic Forum
Ubiquitous, mobile supercomputing. Artificially-intelligent robots. Self-driving cars. Neuro-technological brain enhancements. Genetic editing. The evidence of dramatic change is all around us and it’s happening at exponential speed.

How to Prepare for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Jan 19, 2017
World Economic Forum

12:16 a shared destiny

17:20 digital refugees

35 stakeholder theory

Davos 2016 – The Growth Illusion
World Economic Forum
Jan 20, 2016

Raghuram G. Rajan, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India
16:50 we are in a world of make-believe


Davos: AI

Davos 2018-Harari: An Algorithm Will Be Your Best Therapist, But It Can Be Hacked Too.

Davos 2017 – Artificial Intelligence
World Economic Forum

Davos 2017 – An Insight, An Idea with Sergey Brin
World Economic Forum, Jan 19, 2017

Davos 2016 – The State of Artificial Intelligence
Jan 20, 2016
World Economic Forum
21:40 the lawyer profession or the doctor, physician profession … there’s a lot that can be automated here

25:20 general-purpose learning systems

44: short term memory: 5 +/- 2

51:51 it’s the one thing closest to working magic at the moment

Deconstructing Mindfulness (Davos 2015)

Davos 2015 – The Human Brain > Deconstructing Mindfulness
Feb 2, 2015
World Economic Forum

How can a better understanding of the neural basis of mindfulness meditation lead to improved clinical applications?

Richard J. Davidson, William James and Vilas Research Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry, Center for Investigating Healthy Minds, Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA; Global Agenda Council on Mental Health.
Thomas R. Insel, Director, National Institute of Mental Health, USA; Global Agenda Council on Mental Health.

metacognitive learning

cognitive control

not instead of medication, but in addition to

The Hawn Foundation

Gates Foundation: develop a game to teach middle-schoolers the skills of mindfulness in a game-like format

Is there too much mindfulness? (can you overdo it?)