About the speaker:Christine Peterson writes, lectures, and briefs the media on coming powerful technologies, especially nanotechnology. She is the co-founder and President of Foresight Institute, the leading nanotech public interest group. Foresight educates the public, technical community, and policymakers on nanotechnology and its long-term effects.She serves on the Advisory Board of the International Council on Nanotechnology and the Editorial Advisory Board of NASA's Nanotech Briefs, and…See More
Hello clever and good looking people of the Silicon Cape (and beyond).The time has once again come for us to eat, drink, network and be merry.We will once again frequent the hay bales of the Old Biscuit Mill for an atmospheric evening, and this time you won't have to queue for the cash bar.Thanks to our friends at FNB, drinks will be on the house, and the same goes for snacks. Not bad hey!Now all that is more than enough reason to attend, but to sweeten the deal you will be graced by the…See More
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Hi there clever and beautiful people of the Silicon Cape.You are called upon to attend the second Silicon Cape Networking Event.We have an extremely exciting line-up of informative entertainment planned for the evening.* To keep things light hearted and hilarious, we have roped in one of South Africa's Most Amazing entertainers, Rob van Vuuren (from Corne and Twakkie fame), as the MC;* Justin Stanford will give us a short and sweet update on what's been happening in the Silicon Cape;* One of…See More
Silicon Cape members are invited to apply to attend TEDxJohannesburg!TEDxJohannesburg is an independently organised, non-profit TED event aimed at spreading great ideas that will help uplift communities. Carefully selected speakers and audience members will be given the opportunity to hear inspiring, new ideas and to interact and engage with each other, sharing their own "ideas worth spreading".Past TED events in Monterey, California, have had both big name speakers such as Al Gore, Richard…See More
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Bonjour Monsieur! thank you for the invitation. I need an equally charming photo like yours - oday I am too much of a flower child, being Friday at the office. Will give yur email request some consideration. Ciaox