On August 17-18 in San Francisco, Boing Boing: Ingenuity will bring our site off the screen for the first time, for a two day celebration of cleverness, curiosity, and wonder.
The first day is a marathon hack day while Sunday, August 18, is a mind-bending theatrical experience of presentations, performances, oddities, and wonder taking place at an opulent former Masonic Lodge.
We are thrilled to announce our line-up for Boing Boing: Ingenuity‘s Sunday August 18 program, an experience we’ve come to think of as vaudeville for Happy Mutants:
• Adam Savage, co-host of Mythbusters
• Tom Vanderbilt, author of “How We Drive”
• Carol Reiley, robotics researcher
• Ferdinando Buscema, magic experience designer
• Trevor Paglen, experimental geographer, author of “The Last Pictures”
• Isaac “Shovelman” Frankle, junkyard beatnik musician
• Chris Noessel, interaction designer, co-author of “Make It So”
• Eri Gentry, co-founder, BioCurious, research manager, Institute for the Future
• Nate DiMeo, host, Memory Palace podcast, contributor, National Public Radio
• Barn Owl, experimental desert rock musicians
• Ariel Waldman, creator, Spacehack.org
• Megan Prelinger, co-founder Prelinger Library, author of “Another Science Fiction”
• Seth Shostak, senior astronomer, SETI Institute