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Tagged with “science & technology” (3)

  1. Slavoj Žižek: “Why I Am Still A Communist”. The 2019 Holberg Debate with Slavoj Žižek &Tyler Cowen.

    At the 2019 Holberg Debate, we are honoured to be joined by two big thinkers: Slavoj Žižek and Tyler Cowen.

    Prof. Žižek will deliver his keynote address, “Why I Am Still A Communist”, before being interviewed by Prof. Cowen. In the subsequent Q & A session, we encourage everyone to contribute with questions and comments, either from the floor, or via Twitter. Twitter users may use hashtag #qholberg for questions and submit their comments either in writing or as video snippets. Questions may be submitted at any time, before or during the event.

    The event will take place at the University Aula in Bergen, on 7 December, 3:00 PM CET.

    For more information, visit the Holberg Prize website: https://holbergprisen.no/en/2019-holberg-debate-slavoj-i-ek-why-i-am-still-communist

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  2. Rails Conf 2012 Keynote: Simplicity Matters by Rich Hickey

    Rich Hickey, the author of Clojure and designer of Datomic, is a software developer with over 20 years of experience in various domains. Rich has worked on scheduling systems, broadcast automation, audio analysis and fingerprinting, database design, yield management, exit poll systems, and machine listening, in a variety of languages.

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