Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, S221
“The Internet Is Making Us Stupid”
A debate motion for the iPad/Kindle/Twitter/Facebook era.
Intelligence Squared Asia proudly present their next event in Hong Kong, “The Internet Is Making Us Stupid,” on 28 October 2010.
In a classic analogue face-to-face debate, key figures in today’s new media landscape square off on the issues: How do we define “quality of life” in the Internet age? In what ways does the Internet impact concentration, happiness and real-life social networking? What does the web mean for real innovation and creativity? How does the omnipresence of the web increase personal liberty in countries like China where there is official regulation?