Azeem Azhar

Founder

Exponential View

About Azeem

Azeem Azhar is the writer behind Exponential View which explains how society and the political economy are changing under the force of technology. He brings a unique background to explain the intersection of breakthrough technologies and the economies and societies in which we live. Subscribers include investors, academics, and journalists around the world.

Azeem is also on the board of the Ada Lovelace Foundation, the leading independent research institute focused on the ethics of AI and is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Future’s Council on the Digital Economy and Society.

An award-winning entrepreneur and an investor in many technology startups, especially in the Artificial Intelligence sector Azeem speaks regularly on television and radio (BBC, Sky, CNN amongst others) and is a worldwide speaker.

Their Sessions

5:00 pm - 5:40 pm 14th June 2021
In-Person Session

When it comes to the vast public stimulus payments of the past year, Bernie Sanders adviser Stephanie Kelton argues that the question ‘how do we pay for it’ is misplaced. One of the...

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6:00 pm - 6:40 pm 14th June 2021

For all of neuroscience’s advances, we’ve made little progress on its biggest question: how do simple cells in the brain create intelligence? In his latest book, neuroscientist and computer...

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11:00 am - 11:40 am 15th June 2021
In-Person Session

How is AI shaping our understanding of ourselves and our societies? What happens when artificial intelligence saturates political life and depletes the planet? Kate Crawford, with more than a...

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2:00 pm - 2:40 pm 15th June 2021
In-Person Session

Exponential technologies touch everything from computing and manipulating biology, to working with matter and supplying energy. With AI as a catalyst for countless other technologies, there’s a...

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12:00 pm - 1:20 pm 16th June 2021
In-Person Session
Curated with: VISA

Business leaders looking to leverage the power of data and AI find themselves navigating evolving regulations and a sea of new ethical, governance and organisational considerations. So what does...

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