Exploring Emergent Futures
In 2019, swissnex San Francisco curated a program of events, workshops, conferences, exhibitions, residencies and innovation exchanges that examined the forces shaping the emergent future in five focus areas.
Energy & Environment
Rethinking energy & our environment.
climate change / energy sources / sustainability
The synthesis of mind, nature, and machine.
artificial intelligence / brain-computer interfaces / NeuroTech
Storytelling & Interaction
How we share our stories and experiences.
science communication / art-science / art-tech / interaction design / journalism / new media
Structures of Society
The shifting relationships between institutions and those they serve.
Future of work / finance / humanitarian action / digital human rights / tech diplomacy / institutions
Challenges and opportunities on the peripheries.
We get in front of new ideas to get a sense of impact.