Here’s a list of what’s coming up.
Post-UK General Election Social
19:00-20:30, Thursday 15th June, 2017, London
We’re co-hosting a meetup with Singularity University’s London chapter! We’ll be discussing the results of the UK election over food and drink. We will also be joined by a strategist from Google who’ll share her thoughts on governance and technology after the UK General Election. Feel free to invite friends and colleagues.
Global Challenges Conference
Saturday 24th September, 2017, London
The Fourth Group are hosting a small conference for member of The Fourth Group and guests to co-design a new framework for global cooperation. We want to reimagine a political institution which is fit for the digital age and capable of responding to the new challenges and opportunities presented by the fourth industrial revolution. For more information, check out http://thefourthgroup.org/challenge/.
Politician AI Hackathon
Saturday 22nd – Sunday 23rd July, 2017
This summer, The Fourth Group will host a Politician AI Hackathon to see how we can automate tasks politicians are expected to do. These tasks include: Understanding voters’ preferences; writing speeches; making strategic decisions in regards to policy proposals, and; addressing problems faced by constituents.
The Future Of Politics | Inaugural Annual Summit
Friday 3rd – Saturday 4th November, 2017, London (with satellite events worldwide)
This is The Fourth Group‘s first global gathering to discuss the future of politics worldwide, in the context of the fourth industrial revolution. We’ll specifically cover the intersection between politics and technology, and hear from thought-leaders and practitioners.
Speakers already confirmed include:
- Matt Clifford MBE, CEO, Entrepreneur First
- Paul Hilder, CIO, CrowdPac
- Hilary Sutcliffe, CEO, Matter
- Jon Barnes, author, Democracy Squared
- Ed Dowding, CEO, Represent.me
- Catherine Miller, Policy Director, doteveryone
- Mete Coban, CEO, MyLifeMySay
- Symeon Brown, Reporter, Channel 4
- Youmna Naufal, International Correspondent
Other speakers and agenda to be announced in summer 2017.
Ticket details and invitations will be sent to members and supporters of The Fourth Group, and people interested in shaping the future of politics to improve the state of the world in the digital age.
Further information will be available here.