DARK FUTURES: 2014 Presentations

Posted By on November 18, 2015

Screen Shot 2015-10-19 at 10.17.11 AM

DARK FUTURES is brought to you by the team that brought you the ‘Cyborg Camp YVR’ and ‘From Now: Humanity with Technology’ conferences. Nikolas Badminton, noted Futurist, is the curator and host.

Many conferences talk about the incredible possibilities that are delivered by innovations, this conference speaks about the hidden systems that affect our daily lives (whether we are aware of it or not).


This year we have 5 amazing speakers.

  • 7:00pm: DARK MANUFACTURING: What will you make? – John Biehler
  • 7:20pm: DARK GAMES: Crowdsourcing Freddy Krueger – Patrick Sauriol
  • 7:40pm: DARK HEALTH: Hybrid Humans, Virtual Surgery and Other Futures for Healthcare – Kemp Edmonds
  • 8:00pm: DARK MEDIA: Media and Controlling the Message – Jenny Uechi
  • 8:20pm: DARK INFORMATION SHARING: No choices, no privacy – Kris Constable

To get you in the mood, here are the talks from 2014’s event:


Nikolas Badminton is a world-respected futurist speaker that researches, speaks, and writes about the future of work, how technology is affecting the workplace, how workers are adapting, the sharing economy, and how the world is evolving. He appears at conferences in Canada, USA, UK, and Europe. Email him to book him for your radio, TV show, or conference.

Like the story? Post comment using disqus.