Off the chart panel…
Paul Saffo…who is good at making long bets..
Stewart Brand, co-founder, the Long Now Foundation
Kevin Kelly, author and editor-at-large, Wired
Nathan Myhrvold, CEO and Co-Founder, Intellectual Ventures
Stewart: Where does the long bet fit. Response to Moore’s law. You want a civilization that is capable of thinking out a long way.
Kevin: Bets becoming more common in science. Trying to steer research. Most interested in the reasoning behind the logic.
If we can create a culture of thinking about the long term conversation.
Saffo…coolest bets are the ones that get the greatest conversation going.