Emerging tech SXSW panels
8 March Atomic Energy and AI
Oklo is developing fast fission power plants and nuclear waste recycling technology in order to produce clean, reliable, and affordable energy at scale. Join Caroline Cochran, Co-Founder and COO of Oklo Inc. for a dynamic discussion about their Aurora powerhouse technology and the role for smaller, safe, distributed fission power plants for an electrified and AI-driven future
10 March Fueling the Future: Turbocharging the Hydrogen Economy
The world has begun to embrace the energy transition and hydrogen is quickly becoming accepted as a key piece necessary to enable a clean future. However, many barriers still exist that make widespread adoption of hydrogen difficult. In this panel experts from industry and startups disrupting the space will discuss the factors influencing hydrogen supply and demand, how geography and regulation influence this, and finally what emerging technologies could disrupt the landscape.
14 March What does AI Utopia LookLike?
Vinod Khosla starts with a 30,000 foot view of this critical point in history, and how it differs from previous technological phase changes. With his 40-year history sponsoring technological disruption, he will discuss the origins of change and innovation, and lay out his predictions for how AI will upend every sector of GDP, and how these predictions can create a utopian society if executed correctly. No corner of the world will be untouched.
… and lots more (stay tuned, we’ll be adding to this list)
UT SXSW schedule March 8-9