Why be Part of FiRe?
October 6-9, 2020
La Jolla, CA
COVID-19: The Way Out,
with Epidemiologist Larry Brilliant
Register now for FiReSide on May 21, a virtual conversation with Epidemiologist Larry Brilliant, MD, MPH.
Join world-renowned geneticist J. Craig Venter for a conversation about preventive medicine, targeted genomics, and more.
Join the head of one of the world’s top cybersecurity companies at FiRe 2020 for a conversation about risk, vulnerabilities, and how to protect your company
Join Bill for a conversation on how to teach AI common sense, at FiRe 2020, Oct. 6-9 in, La Jolla, CA.
Climate scientists Jeff Severinghaus and Lynn Talley will share their latest oceanography and geoscience research.
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100% of survey respondents said FiRe met or exceeded their expectations, and 73% made new project and business alliances at FiRe, in a venue that couldn’t be more conducive.
With industry luminaries such as Paul Jacobs and Irwin Jacobs, Mark Hurd, Elon Musk, Craig Venter, Michael Dell, Colin Angle, Ray Ozzie, and Vint Cerf (pictured) in PowerPoint-free, “real” conversations.
FiRe attendees and speakers are called Participants for a reason; many are included onstage, and many more take part in offstage FiRe group discussions leading to new ventures or FiRe Global Initiatives.
FiRe’s annual “CTO Design Challenge” unites engineers to tackle an intractable world problem and present actionable solutions, from fighting urban wildfires to Pattern Computing to solving global warming to defining and launching the new medical field of “Nutritional Microanalyisis.”
October 6-9, 2020
La Jolla, CA
FiRe looks at the future of everything in these core target areas of interest, from chip designs to high-performance computing, from cloud structure to wireless and software.
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SNS has redefined global economics theory through an IP-centric view, with strong results in prediction success, from companies to countries. FiRe provides a unique focus on finance subjects, including venture capital and technology funding, with additional attention to global equity markets.
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Beginning with its SNS Project Inkwell initiative – the first global vendor consortium on appropriate technology in K-12 education – FiRe takes a deep look into creating the next model for modern education.
Perhaps the first team to unveil the Enron scandal, SNS has a long history of accurate predictions of oil pricing and energy outcomes. FiRe explores related areas, from alternative energy and energy markets to energy’s connection to climate change.
FiRe maintains a continuous awareness of the world we depend on for survival, from the oceans to the atmosphere, from how we affect the environment to what technology can contribute to promote global environmental health.
The FiRe program incorporates ongoing efforts relating to select coordinated SNS initiatives. These initiatives have grown from FiRe conversations into multiple global cooperative efforts to improve the world through the appropriate application of technology, including INVNT/IP, SNS FiReFilms, SNS Project Inkwell, Nutritional Microanalysis, and more.
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The ongoing “fixing healthcare” discussion at FiRe is focused on the question of how to repair a broken business model, generally seeking ways to bring providers and patients back into primary contact. This area also includes new innovations in healthcare solutions, from the Quantified Self to the new SNS field of Nutritional Microanalysis.
FiRe’s Pure Science channel focuses on research by members of the FiRe community into pure science, including physics, climatology, space and ocean exploration, evolutionary theory, ethnology, and more.
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Fri, 22 May 2020 04:00:00 -0700
Nautilus’ total funding now exceeds $100 million. The Nautilus platform will deliver single-molecule sensitivity more quickly, more completely, and less expensively than is possible with existing ...
Fri, 22 May 2020 02:00:00 -0700
Ashlee Vance interviews the billionaire entrepreneur on his Twitter usage, selling off his possessions, and the historic upcoming launch.
Thu, 21 May 2020 08:38:00 -0700
A new documentary series that examines an innovative farming technique — one that is now positively affecting food supplies during the coronavirus epidemic — has been released by the award-winning ...
Wed, 20 May 2020 05:02:00 -0700
Now, companies need to move fast to get ahead of trailblazing competitors. Salesforce Research, for example, recently announced "AI Economist," a purpose-built AI model to study how governments ...