BOYER LECTURES 2017 (AUDIO)
The Boyer Lecture series is named after the former Chairman the late Sir Richard Boyer. Since 1959 the series has stimulated discussion and debate in Australia on major social, scientific and cultural issues.
In 2017 technologist and anthropologist Professor Genevieve Bell (ANU/Intel) interrogates what it means to be human, and Australian, in a digital world. She s spent the best part of the past 30 years in Silicon Valley, at the epicentre of the biggest set of digital transformations in our lifetime. It s been her role to ensure that lived experience shapes the direction of future technology. Now she has some urgent questions for Australians about our future.