Paul Saffo, Future Studies and Forecasting Chair at Singularity University, provides an overview of forecasting, describing it as the act of mapping future uncertainties, which are also opportunities. He also describes the tendency to overestimate the short term and underestimate the long term. Filmed at Singularity University’s Executive Program, April 2014.
Neil Jacobstein, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Co-Chair at Singularity University, explains the three main vectors behind Artificial Intelligence today and briefly discusses how these approaches have converged to make major advancements in the field. Filmed for Singularity University’s Graduate Studies Program, June 2013.