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CANCELED: Starr Forum: Innovation and Its Enemies
November 17, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
A book talk with Calestous Juma
Professor of the Practice of International Development
Director, Science, Technology, Globalization
Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
Harvard Kennedy School of Government
- Explains the roots of resistance to new technologies – and why such resistance is not always futile
- Draws on nearly 600 years of economic history to show how the balance of winners and losers shapes technological controversies
- Outlines policy strategies for inclusive innovation to reduce the risks and maximize the benefits of new technologies
Events are open to all community members. We welcome people of every identity, ability/disability, and background, and will strive to meet all needs for full participation.