2970° THE BOILING POINT: PRACTISING DEMOCRACY
“2970° The Boiling Point: Practising Democracy” is a festival for disrupters, thinkers, provocateurs and activists to come together to discuss some big ideas affecting the future of democracy. Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is a keynote speaker, alongside worldrenowned robotic, android and humanoid expert Professor Hiroshi Ishiguro from Osaka University, author and political commentator Jamila Rizvi and Indigenous cultural leader Kyle Slabb.
7–9 September, The Arts Centre Gold Coast, 135 Bundall Road, Surfers Paradise. 5588 4000. 2970degrees.com.au