While a lot of events have already sold out, fear not: there’s still loads to experience during this year’s festival for the future. To help you get the most out of HUBweek 2018, here’s the lowdown on what not to miss this week:
HUBweek’s marquee event series, the Forums, will bring you a crash course in innovation–from the future of health and medicine to cities, robotics, and work. Hear from revolutionary thought leaders including Former UN Ambassador Samantha Power, Boston Dynamics Founder Marc Raibert, Singer/Songwriter Ruth Pointer, Former Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, The Broad Institute’s Eric Lander, Microsoft President & CEO Brad Smith, and NY Times Columnist Maureen Dowd.
- Attend a documentary film screening
The GlobeDocs Film Festival returns for the fourth year as a part of HUBweek. More than a dozen films will be screened throughout the week, with stories examining the kidnappings by Boko Haram, unconscious bias, and NASA’s journey to tomorrow (feat. Rory Kennedy and Meghna Chakrabarti).
- Hear from renowned authors, activists, and thought leaders
- Celebrate Boston
- Get your groove on @Night
- Explore Container Village
- Experience the future firsthand
- Take a picture in front of #HUBweekWalls
- Transcend into an alternate universe
- Meet some of the most promising startups in the world
- Toast to a great week
- Meet more than two dozen robots
From our homes to the office, the warehouse floor to city streets, robots are becoming more and more prevalent in society. Boston is a leader in supporting the development, testing, and adoption of some of this game-changing technology, and we invite you to experience it firsthand at The HUB Presented by Liberty Mutual Insurance. Bring your family to check out the latest in robotics and experience exciting demos of products to come.
Ready to do this? Almost all the above is free with a HUBweek General Admission Pass. If you want to go deeper and check out the HUBweek Forums, make sure to grab an Insider Pass.
We'll see you at HUBweek!