Quantum Self in a Post-Smartphone Era

Mar 9, 2024

4:00pm – 5:00pm CT

Exploring the profound impact of quantum computing on our sense of self and identity in a future where smartphones have been surpassed by more advanced tech. With quantum computing's potential to revolutionize data processing and analysis, we dive into how avatars, beauty standards, filters, and self-image play a role in shaping our virtual identities. The discussion will address how creative curation and social sustainability measures can foster healthier relationships with our digital counterparts, ultimately leading to more sustainable friendships between ourselves and our digital twins.

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