MAPLEWOOD, NJ - MAPSO Tech Talks is an afternoon program of technology presentations given by speakers from Google, Ogilvy Health, Twitch and others, with a special guest appearance by renowned futurist Faith Popcorn. The symposium will be held on Sunday, October 6th from 2-4 PM at the Woodland.
A wide range of STEM topics will be covered including Google Design/UX, Video Games/eSports, Humanity in the Age of AI, Quantum Computing, Healthcare Technology Innovation and more.
The event is sponsored by The Habitatilist Group and is a fundraiser for Columbia High School’s (CHS') award-winning Robotics Team. CHS has not one, but four teams that compete in FTC (First Tech Challenge), a worldwide organization, and they rely on private funding to be competitive.
Faith Popcorn, Futurist, Author and Founder Brain Reserve - The World in 2030
Rudi Anggono, Head of Design Strategy Google - The Importance of creativity in UX Design
David Bryant, Rigetti Quantum Computing - Quantum Computing is here
Caroline Calderon, Hello Humanity - Humanity in an Age of Artificial Intelligence
Zubin Kremer Guha, CHS Senior Robotics Captain - A Visionless Autonomous Quadcopter Landing
Erin Joyce, Creative Lead, Twitch - The world of e-sports and Twitch
Adam Creeger, Senior Director of Engineering, Greenhouse - Truths and Myths about working at Startups
Dan Chicester, Nelson Figueiredo, Ogilvy Health - Innovation for Life
Wesley Sappington, Junior CHS Robotics Team Captain, How to create your own Start Up