IEEE Conference Norbert Wiener in the 21st Century
June 24, 2014 - June 26, 2014
Description:On the 120th anniversary of his birth and 50th anniversary of his death, the IEEE is gathering scientists and engineers from around the world to a conference commemorating his life and work.
The conference will focus on Wienerís work: past, present and future, and include:
Examination of the subsequent development and importance of his research, including multi-disciplinary panels of experts examining specific questions related to his fields.
A current look at the social impact and ethical challenges of technology that he foresaw
Reminiscences of his life from people who knew him personally
An important part of the conference will be sessions of research papers on contemporary work related to Wienerís pioneering contributions. These will be selected from submissions to the publicised open call for papers http://21stcenturywiener.org/call-for-papers-instructions-to-authors-and-students/
For more information go to http://21stcenturywiener.org/