Science & Technology

The Science & Technology Club Meets the third Wednesday of the month at 2:00 PM in the Church Auditorium.

The Science and Technology Club focuses on topic(s) that are both interesting and current.  

We realize that all members of the group will have a wide range of backgrounds and it will be necessary to adjust programs so that we get a majority of the members to be active in our presentations, discussions and activities.

Presentations might include talks by members, outside speakers or videos.
Activities could include museum trips, industry visits or field trips.

The club's chairperson is: Elliot Ratchik (845)-638-4835, eratchik@gmail.com

Science & Technology Club News

 

The Science Club will meet on ZOOM Wednesday, May 18 2022 at 2:00 PM

 

The following topics will be presented.

 

 

1. Can A.I. make music? Can it feel excitement and fear? Is it alive? Will.i.am and Mark Sagar push the limits of what a machine can do. How far is too far, and how much further can we go? The Age of A.I. is a 8 part documentary series hosted by Robert Downey Jr. covering the ways Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Neural Networks will change the world. 

 

2. The future of digital communication and privacy

People send 100 billion WhatsApp messages every day -- and they're all encrypted to protect them from potentially curious entities like companies, governments and even WhatsApp itself. With our increased reliance on digital communication tools during the COVID-19 pandemic, our fundamental right to privacy is more important than ever, says Will Cathcart, head of WhatsApp. He describes the tech and protocols the company built to prevent encryption services from being misused to spre…

 

3. Check out the Most AMAZING Examples Of Artificial Intelligence (AI)! From deep learning sophisticated robots to machine learning computers, this top 10 list of incredible technology will amaze you! 

 

HOPE TO SEE YOU AT THE MEETING!

Elliot Ratchik