18th February 2017Location
Dubai Community Theatre & Arts Centre (DUCTAC), Mall of the Emirates
They might be unorthodox. Or sometimes can get little bizarre. But one thing for certain is that all our featured talks are thought-provoking and are set to challenge the status quo.
For the fourth year now, BOLDtalks Innovation continues to gather a diversity of discussions that share a common thread centering on alternative and innovative way of thinking.
Join our programme this Saturday 18th February at 10am in Centrepoint Theatre in the Mall of the Emirates, to take part in the featured talks and debates.
The event is ticketless, but limited to the first 450 to register.
Paul takes the view that the world is far from the connected, international matrix that is so often talked about. Social media and AI have made only very token inroads into our society, which acts, behaves and repeats the same patterns it has always done.Read More
Brian Lainoff traces the story of the world's crop diversity from the beginning of agriculture nearly 13,000 years ago through the pioneer of crop diversity, Nicolai Vavilov, to the icy tundra in Svalbard where lies the Svalbard Global Seed Vault.Read More
Dr. Shareef Nahas, a Clinical Geneticist, will join us to discuss to a new era in rapid precision medicine and genomics being used to save lives. This will include the story of world record setting fastest genetic diagnosis and how precision medicine is now providing medication for patients based ...Read More
Conventional thinking continues to view death from the perspective of cessation of heart activity and absence of signs of life. Whilst survivors of severe traumatic brain injuries paused a challenged to this notion and reasonably broad acceptance of the concept of brainstem death, there remains a ...Read More
Alison Jackson is a BAFTA and multi-award winning contemporary artist who explores the cult of celebrity – an extraordinary phenomenon created by the media and publicity industries. Jackson makes convincingly realistic work about celebrities doing things in private using lookalikes.Read More
The tricks of trade and what it takes to stand out of the crowd, regardless of the industry you’re in. Hard work or finding your differentiator what most would guess. True, this but also alternative thinking – argues Vineet Bhatia, India’s first Michelin Star chef who joins the BOLDtalks platform ...Read More