DayCon 2018: “Tomorrow’s Tech, Today”
Technology: it’s everywhere, from the medicine that keeps you healthy to the computer you’re using to read this message. Undoubtedly, it impacts every aspect of our lives and is only expected to become more ubiquitous. But is more progress always better? Join us to learn more about the excitement – and ethical debates – surrounding the major innovations of our time at DayCon 2018: Tomorrow’s Tech, Today!
DayCon is a free, daylong science conference consisting of talks and interactive demonstrations given by graduate student scientists. This year’s topics include artificial intelligence, CRISPR gene editing, engineering the microbiome, virus-based technologies, quantum computing, and more!
DayCon is generously supported by Harvard Integrated Life Sciences, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Division of Medical Sciences, Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Graduate Student Council, and Addgene.
When: Saturday, June 2, 10 AM – 4:30 PM (complimentary lunch will be served)
Where: Northwest Building, Harvard University – 52 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA
Curious about what goes on at DayCon? Check out content from previous years below.
DayCon 2016: “Bodies in Motion” Slides and Videos:
DayCon 2015 Slides (Videos available here):