XPRIZE Founder Peter Diamandis to Keynote LiveWorx, the Definitive Conference for Digital Transformation
Leaders at the Forefront of Technology to Explore the Human Potential
in the Augmented Workforce
BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/DigitalTransformation?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#DigitalTransformationlt;/agt;–PTC
(NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that Peter
Diamandis, MD, will keynote the LiveWorx®
digital transformation event for the industrial enterprise, on Tuesday,
June 11, at 5:30 pm. An entrepreneur, medical doctor, New York Times
bestselling author, and MIT and Harvard graduate, Diamandis will discuss
how cutting-edge technology like mixed reality, artificial intelligence,
and robotics can transform the way companies and humanity will operate
in the digital era.
As part of the four-day event, Diamandis joins a packed agenda of
international influencers, experts, and technologists who will explore
digital transformation, the augmented workforce, and how technology
complements, rather than replaces, the human’s unique qualities and
Known for saying “The best way to predict the future is to create it
Diamandis is a perfect addition to the LiveWorx lineup. Diamandis,
who was recently named one of the World’s 50 Greatest Leaders by Fortune
Magazine, is the founder and executive chairman of the XPRIZE
Foundation, a world leader in designing and operating large-scale
incentive competitions. He is also the executive founder and director of
Singularity University, a global learning and innovation community using
exponential technologies to tackle the world’s biggest challenges.
Diamandis co-founded a venture fund that invests specifically in
exponential technologies and has started over 20 companies in the areas
of longevity, space, venture capital, and education. He is a New York
Times bestselling author.
To experience his keynote presentation, as well as hundreds of breakout
sessions and the Xtropolis™ interactive technology playground, register
to attend LiveWorx from June 10-13 in Boston’s Seaport Innovation
District at www.liveworx.com/register.
Leaders on the Forefront of Technology
In addition to
Diamandis and previously announced keynote speaker Pattie
Maes, and Track Spotlight presenters Cathy
Hackl and Kat
Holmes, other influential LiveWorx
Track Spotlight presenters include:
Hojlo, the Program Director of Product Innovation Strategies for
IDC Manufacturing Insights, leading IDC’s research and analysis of the
PLM and collaborative innovation market.
Mitford, the Executive Vice President of Products at PTC.
Nosta, the founder of NOSTALAB, a member of the Google Health
Advisory Board, and a blogger for Forbes and Psychology Today.
Papagiannis, augmented reality expert and author of Augmented
Human: How Technology is Shaping the New Reality.
Rose, a senior lecturer at MIT, author of Enchanted Objects,
and VP of Vision Technology at Warby Parker.
Track: IIoT & Smart
Tegmark, author of Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of
Artificial Intelligence and a professor of physics at MIT.
AI & Robotics
Webb, a professor of strategic foresight at the NYU Stern School
of Business and the founder of the Future Today Institute.
IIoT & Smart Connected Products
New at LiveWorx19: Co-Located Events
LiveWorx has partnered
with leading organizations to provide attendees with additional
educational and networking opportunities during the conference.
Attendees are invited to attend one of many co-located
events taking place on June 10 including: CAD
& PLM Technical Day; Enterprise
Blockchain Summit by Readwrite Labs and VRARA
Enterprise Summit. In-depth software
training courses for CAD, PLM, Industrial Automation, IoT, and AR
are also available at an additional cost.
Don’t Miss Out: Register Now
Register for LiveWorx and
co-located events at www.liveworx.com/register.
and join the conversation @LiveWorx
on Twitter for up-to-the-minute agenda and event information.
To request a press pass, please contact Alexandra Puig at [email protected].
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Global Industry Trailblazers to Share Expertise at LiveWorx
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partner ecosystem, manufacturers can capitalize on the promise of
today’s new technology to drive digital transformation.
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