World Science Fiction Convention in Melbourne on September 2nd – 6th, 2010

On 20 June, 2010, in Events, by Adam A. Ford

The 68th World Science Fiction Convention will be held 2-6 September 2010 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Our Guests of Honour are Hugo-winning author Kim Stanley Robinson, award-winning Melbourne artist Shaun Tan, and dedicated fan Robin Johnson. Melbourne has also hosted Worldcons in 1975, 1985, and 1999. The annual Worldcon brings together science [...]

Engineering Machine Consciousness Monthly Meetup

On 20 June, 2010, in Events, meetup, by Adam A. Ford

Engineering Machine Consciousness The discussion topic for this meetup will be identity and whether or not history is a necessary condition for consciousness as Dretske proposed. James Melbourne – Australia Thursday, June 24 at 6:30 PM Attending: 3 Meetup Details here