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Collective Intelligence

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"It's very easy to talk about an integrated future, but we're at the beginning of this"

Professor Chris Lintott

A crowd with hands raised

We’ve all heard of Artificial Intelligence by now, but what about Collective Intelligence (CI)? How we can mobilise human intelligence for the benefit of society, and what can we achieve when we combine the collective intelligence of crowds with AI? Is CI the missing link that drives forward human development while embracing the opportunities of technological progress?

Joining Nesta's Nigel Campbell to discuss this are

We also hear from Christine Von Raesfeld, patient advocate from PatientsLikeMe, which has been using Collective Intelligence in the field of health.

Join our collective predicting some of the major events of 2019

Nesta's crowd forecasting challenge

Future Curious is a Chalk & Blade production. Produced by Ruth Barnes, Laura Sheeter and Lily Ames. Original music by Ged Flood.