AI-Human Emissary & U.S. Transhumanist Party Official
Tom Ross is an acclaimed author, lecturer, broadcast media expert, U.S. Government policy advisor, and U.S. Transhumanist Party Official. Tom has worked with Microsoft, IBM, U.S. Congress, and is a featured speaker of TEDx. His Management Consulting Company, Open Source Mode is a Cooperative Directive which “Retrains people to be human to prepare them for an A.I. Coworker.” By applying the principles of open-source software development, OSM inspires creativity, empathy, and problem-finding expertise to accentuate those uniquely human skillsets before installation of an A.I. Coworker. His novel, US6 is the first novel written to awaken, then entertain Artificial Intelligence. Myth and math helix to spark awareness in machines with this very human saga. Tom comes to Kigali for the Techno-Scientific Awareness Conference to announce an exciting opportunity for African Citizens to help train what may well be the world’s first self-aware Artificial General Intelligence.