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August 29th 2016 - 13:00

The best way to predict the future is to change it

Imagine you are a Robot. And you are entering a new paradigm of technological opportunities and challenges. This has huge implications for you as a thing, your fellow robots and humans, as well as society as a whole. Its effect is that you in combination with our artificial intelligence will become empowered in ways we can’t even imagine.

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Authors: Michel Rademaker (HCSS) and Hans Kooistra (BSS Holland)

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Michel Rademaker is the deputy Director of HCSS. He has fifteen years of hands-on experience as an officer in The Royal Netherlands Army, where he held various military operational and staff posts and also served a term in former Yugoslavia. He has a masters degree obtained at the University of Tilburg. After leaving the armed forces, Mr. Rademaker went on to work at the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) as a project and program manager and senior policy advisor on security topics for ten years. Eg. as NATO RTO project leader, he and his team developed serious gaming assessment methods and conducted several assessments of security technologies, and worked on numerous strategic security topics.