Josephine Sassen

Sr. Scientist at TNO

"Wise use of new technologies: the capabilities of mankind"

New technologies hold both fantastic and disastrous promises for humanity. It depends on how we decide to put the new technologies to use – whether or not we do this “wisely”. Autonomous weapons, designer babies, social media… What do you think: will life in our Universe fulfil its potential or squander it? Is mankind capable of wisdom? Are you?