Philosophy Forums & Roundtables

Our 2017 Philosophy Symposium “Vulnerable Humanity, Predictable Machines” was the second of three community events geared to initiate a public discussion about the human-technology relationship and the promises and perils of artificial intelligence (AI).   Click here to the view & listen to Part 1 & Part 2 of this Philosophy Symposium series. Our third in this series of symposiums will take place on Wednesday, November 8th at The Myrna Loy Center.

We are pleased to be collaborating with the Myrna Loy Center and The Last Chance New Play Fest for Part 3 of our 3-part Philosophy Symposium on the human-technology relationship.

WHEN:  Wednesday, November 8th (6:30pm-10pm)

WHERE:  The Myrna Loy Center (Auditorium)

WHAT: Co-Directed/Hosted by Marisa Diaz-Waian, M.A. (Founder & Executive Director, Merlin CCC),  Tim Holmes, M.F.A. (Local & Internationally-Renowned Artist), Pastor Russ Danaher (Pastor and ADA Coordinator, Montana Department of Corrections), and Ross Peter Nelson, M.F.A. (Playwright & Software Engineer) this interactive Q & A-style symposium is part 3 (of a 3-part series) on the human-technology relationship and will include a special limited release film showing of “Marjorie Prime(see trailer below), followed by a panelist discussion and Q & A.  Students at the high school and college level and the Helena community are invited!  


INVITED GUEST PANELISTS:  Eric Hall, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor of Theology & Philosophy, Carroll College) – TBD, Edward Glowienka, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Carroll College) – TBD, Ross Peter Nelson, M.F.A. (Playwright & Software Engineer), and 2 more in queue (to be announced soon).


Thank you to The Philosophy Department at Carroll College, the Center for Innovation in Technology team at Carroll College & the Depth Psychology Alliance for your generous support and sponsorship of our April 2017 Philosophy Symposium.

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