Ryan Khurana is Executive Director of the Institute for Advancing Prosperity, a non-profit focusing on the social impacts of technology. He previously worked at the Competitive Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C., and the Institute of Economic Affairs in London. He is a graduate of the University of Manchester, where his dissertation was on the impact of Artificial Intelligence on the labour force. He lives in Toronto, Canada
Glenn talks with Ryan Khurana who is the Executive Director of the Institute for Advancing Prosperity, a non-profit focusing on the social and economic impacts of disruptive technologies. He is also a Senior Fellow at IREF Europe. The world is drastically changing around us as drones are becoming more and more advanced, social media is Google-nudging us in one way or the other, and gene splicing to create genetically perfect children will eventually become the norm. So what is the future? How do we navigate all of these pitfalls of these revolutionary technologies? What are the benefits and safeguards to liberty? What will the world look like over the next decade? We are experiencing now emerging technology that is going to forever change our lives so what does that means for you?  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Are we headed toward a post-truth era in politics where any lie or slander can be backed up by falsified video evidence? Maybe. Ryan Khurana and Linsday Marchello of Young Voices join the podcast to discuss 'deep fake' technology and the threats it could pose to civil society. Is this technology inherently dangerous or are our institutions such as the news media just not ready to do the hard work of gatekeeping?  Follow Ryan Khurana on Twitter @RyanKhurana and Lindsay Marchello @LynnMarch007
Live at LibertyCon 2019, Democratic candidate for president in 2020 Andrew Yang joins Underscored. Stephen Kent and Ryan Khurana of Young Voices ask some key questions about his platform supporting a Universal Basic Income for all American's over 18. $1000 a month direct to your bank account? It's hard to hate such an idea. Yang rebuffs the idea that this is 21st-century socialism, reflects on the coming crisis of unemployment by automation and much more.    Follow Andrew Yang on Twitter at @AndrewYangVFA  Ryan Khurana @RyanKhurana and Stephen Kent @Stephen_Kent89
CCC Research Fellow and Young Voices Advocate Ryan Khurana is interviewed on Fox 5 in Washington, D.C. on fake news and social media regulation. http://consumerchoicecenter.org
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4
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3
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2 hours, 22 minutes
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