In Depth

In Depth: Ray Kurzweil

About the Program

Author, inventor and futurist Ray Kurzweil will be our guest for In Depth on November 5th (LIVE Noon-3pm ET). Mr. Kurzweil is the author of several books on the subject of artificial intelligence, including "The Age of Intelligent Machines," "The Age of Spiritual Machines: When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence," and his latest, "The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology." His companies have made major breakthroughs in print, sound and speech recognition technologies. As a result of his work, he was awarded the 1999 National Medal of Technology by President Clinton. You can join in this three-hour discussion with Mr. Kurzweil about his life and work by calling in during the program or by e-mailing your questions to booktv@c-span.org.

About the Authors

Ray Kurzweil

Ray KurzweilRay Kurzweil is also the author of "The 10% Solution for a Healthy Life" and "Fantastic Voyage: Live Long Enough to Live Forever." For more on Mr. Kurzweil and his work, visit: www.kurzweiltech.com.
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Past Airings

  • Saturday, November 11th at 9am (ET)
  • Monday, November 6th at 12:02am (ET)
  • Sunday, November 5th at 12pm (ET)
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