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The Robots are Coming

Sunday 21st October 2018

For as long as science fiction has existed, we have been fascinated with the question – will robots be our friends or foes?

Helen Heath (Are Friends Electric?) with Dr Jo Cribb and David Glover (Don’t Worry About the Robots: How to Survive and Thrive in the New World of Work) discuss the impact of robots on our lives. Naomi Arnold, who has written about how robots are being used in medicine and aged care for New Zealand Geographic, chairs.

HEAR MORE FOR LESS with two special offers: 5 for $50 or 10 for $90 (plus TicketDirect service fee). Choose the 5 or 10 talks you wish to attend at a discounted price.
These offers:
• Can only be purchased at Theatre Royal
• Can be used for group bookings.
• Include the Lunch and Thinking Brunch
sessions, but NOT the meals.

Proudly presented by the Nelson Arts Festival – Page & Blackmore Readers and Writers.


October 21, 2018


Sun 21 Oct, 1.30pm; Dur. 60 mins, no interval


Nelson & suburbs


Granary Festival Cafe at Founders Heritage Park
Founders Heritage Park,
87 Atawhai Drive, Nelson

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

Full $16 Plus TicketDirect Service Fee

Tickets from Tickets from TicketDirect outlets, Theatre Royal, Nelson iSITE, Richmond Mall ph. 03 548 3840, ext 2; 0800 224 224.


Ph. 03 545 8734

Additional Info

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