The Nesta event at Tobacco Dock in East London asks questions such as: How can the planet sustain us? What will Alexa do with your biggest secrets? How can we learn to be alone together? FutureFest promises to "offer you the essential tools to reset the clock on doomsday and navigate a better future".
The European Social Network's annual event moves in 2018 to Seville to once more discuss the big topics around social services, with speakers from a wide range of countries. It will include consideration of new initiatives to invest wisely in building a sustainable welfare ecosystem that empowers people and their communities in the longer term.
Like it or not, AI is set to play a major role in healthcare. A new report by Nesta, launched this week, looks at the pros and cons
As one of the first and also one of the smallest members of the 100 Resilient Cities programme, what have been the experiences of Velje in Denmark?
The shared lives approach to health and social care, linking those in need of support to carers in their communities, still resides on the fringes of public services. What needs to change?
A new report seeks to define what constitutes 'good help' and, more importantly, how to bring this into the mainstream - is it possible to scale personalised services?
Three Norwegian technologists set out the build solutions to tackle isolation and have made great strides at both ends of the age spectrum in a short period to time.
To what extent do 'Smart City' initiatives truly reach those most in need of change in their lives? Can it impact a city's cleaners as well as its commuters?