Technology

Jess Miller | Designing Out Straight Lines

Jess Miller | Designing Out Straight Lines

Jess Miller, from City of Sydney and Republic of Everyone, spoke about life. More specifically the challenges that lie in un-linear thinking and structures. Why are so many of our decision-making processes, plans, and organisational structures all so reliant on 'straight lines'? Wouldn't it make more sense if they way we interacted with each other reflected the intricate interdependencies, and elegance the design we find in nature?

Dr Allan McCay | Design for Criminal Law

Dr Allan McCay | Design for Criminal Law

Dr Allan McCay explored how well criminal law placed to deal with neurobionic crime?' - for those playing at home - that’s crime committed by way of BCI (brain-computer interface). What if someone used a brain-computer interface (BCI) to control a drone so that it flew into another person and killed them? Or if they controlled a cursor by way of BCI in order to engage in revenge porn?