Future of society and humanism

On 11 February 2020, the iASK (Institute for Advanced Studies Köszeg) Research Group Human 2.0 invited to its second workshop in Köszeg, Hungary.

Guest and keynote speaker was Wolfgang Hofkirchner. He was invited to give a talk on the concept of the global citizen from a complex systems perspective.

Wolfgang Hofkirchner | The concept of the global citizen – a possible third step in becoming truly human/e | pdf

Sociologist György Csepeli, professor emeritus at ELTE (Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest) gave a contribution on his recently published book (in Hungarian) on AI and its social impact.

György Csepeli | Artificial Intelligence and Beyond – the need for Preserving Human Autonomy and Responsibility | ppt

iASK research fellow Zoltán Lantos made a comment on The Heart of the Heart is Infinite – we have a long Journey Ahead of us, in which he highlighted the role of emotions and the subconscious in the human mind.


Some thirty people took part in the event. The workshop series will be continued.

Link to the first workshop meeting.


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