Wired magazine co-founder Kevin Kelly will speak about his new graphic novel, The Silver Cord. This is his first fiction, and it concerns robots and angels. The discussion will be followed by an interactive audience Q&A, so come with questions about whether robots can have souls, where new media is going, what's in Wired, or the future of technology in general! Kevin Kelly is a veteran technology leader and writer. Besides Wired magazine he co-founded the Hackers' Conference, the Quantified Self movement, Cool Tools, and the All Species Inventory. He was also involved in launching the WELL, the first public access to the internet. He has written several timeless books on the grand trends in technology, such as Out of Control and What Technology Wants.