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Augmented Society Network

Within the maelstrom of technological change, standards for artificial intelligence, data manipulation and other far-reaching mechanisms, legislation and ways of working are being set – sometimes without grasping the full impact on society.

This network digs deeper into ideas, activity and research being undertaken to understand and influence the impact of augmentative technology. The network’s focus will begin with artificial intelligence, data manipulation and emerging augmentative technologies then flex as discussions unfold and lead to areas of important thinking around ethics, policy, bias and opportunity through their relation to society via communications, health, workforce, lifestyle, transportation and more.

Learn more at www.augmentedsociety.org.

Network leads

Picture of Zoë Camper FRSA
Zoë Camper FRSA
Co-Lead

Picture of Jonathan Tavss FRSA
Jonathan Tavss FRSA
Co-Lead

Network events

  • Climate acceleration: can't stop, won't stop?

    Fellowship Event / Online

    US Timezones: 11am - Noon PT / 2 - 3pm ET

    Join the Augmented Society Network to discuss the impactful solutions that may drive the next wave of climate change mitigation towards "environment-positive" practices.

  • Are we ready for the new year?

    Fellowship Event / Online

    US Timezones: 11am - Noon PT / 2 - 3pm ET

    The Augmented Society Network invites you to join them to unpack the year that was 2021 and look forward to 2022.

Reimagining learning

The co-leads of the Augmented Society Network, along with frequent collaborator Mitch Weisburgh, FRSA spearheaded an 8-month long project to reimagine learning.

Together with 30 collaborators from a dozen countries on each of the inhabited continents, the group published An Opportunity to Reimagine Learning in early 2021.

At right, you can view a recording of the launch event which was introduced by the RSA's chief research and impact officer, Anthony Painter.