Empower the Future

By Jack Feuer, UCLA Magazine

The work of FuturizeX was recently profiled in a UCLA Magazine.

In its first two years, FuturizeX — UCLA’s campuswide initiative to connect students and the greater Los Angeles community to the latest research and innovations being developed at UCLA and Silicon Beach — zeroed in on technology transforming society. The future of robotics, augmented reality, autonomous vehicles and medicine. But for its latest public forum this month, people took center stage. Or more precisely, “the relationship between people and technology in a time of eroding civil liberties and privacy,” says FuturizeX Director Andres Cuervo. Partnering with FuturizeX on its latest forum is the Institute on Inequality and Democracy, part of the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs.

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