Correspondent from the Future

A session at WebVisions Portland 2012

Thursday 17th May, 2012

9:15am to 10:00am (PST)

In this technology and future-oriented talk, Baratunde, host of Popular Science's Future Of on Science Channel, goes behind the scenes of his television show as well as his digital strategy work at The Onion and other companies to give a deeper analysis of the issues raised in his exploration of the future.

From self-driving cars to creepy Japanese robots to a real, functioning orgasmatron, Baratunde will share anecdotes, images and a thoughtful, provocative and humorous analysis of what the future might hold.

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Baratunde Thurston

Wrote #HowToBeBlack http://howtobeblack.me Formerly @TheOnion. Now @CultivatedWit. My tweets represent your employer's opinion bio from Twitter

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Time 9:15am10:00am PST

Date Thu 17th May 2012

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