Past

Altru Salon: AI and the Future of Education: A Four Dimensional Model May 9, 2019 - One-on-one tutoring dramatically increases learning effectiveness compared to the traditional classroom but up to this point it has been far too costly to be delivered at scale. But advances in AI can now replicate one-to-one interaction in a digital environment, The tutor can be replaced by… ... Read More ›
Altru Salon: Telomeres and the Future of Digitized Health Care May 22, 2019 - How AI Can Expand Your Life   Our speaker, Fred Nazem, is an entrepreneur, a philanthropist, one of the earliest venture capitalists, and a corporate architect who has founded and operated or financed several multi-billion dollar corporations. Rejuvenan, Nazem's latest venture, uses the revolutionary findings of the 2009 Nobel… ... Read More ›
Altru Salon: AI & the Future of Work February 27, 2019 - AI and its Impact on the Future of Work   Experts predict that as many as 50 percent of U.S. workers will see their jobs automated over the next 20 years. What happens when people are no longer needed? What will they do?    It is… ... Read More ›
Altru Salon: Venture Philanthropy May 1, 2019 - Altru members and their guests are invited to join a discussion on the role of Venture Philanthropy. How can impact investors and venture philanthropists find the investment areas that offer the greatest positive impact? There is a growing recognition that big global problems cannot be left to… ... Read More ›
Altru Salon: Higher Education in the Age of AI April 16, 2019 - Altru members and their guests are invited to join a discussion with the President of Northeastern University on the role of higher education in the age of AI. How can higher education prepare learners for their professional lives when professions themselves are disappearing? Joseph Aoun proposes a… ... Read More ›