The Impact of Technology on Learning and the Brain
Thursday, October 30th | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Gary Small, M.D., University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)
Laptops, smart phones and tablets –oh my! Technology has become an essential part of our daily lives, changing the way that we work and communicate by keeping us in constant connection with one another. But could the technology we’ve come to rely on so much be rewiring our brains?
On Thursday, October 30, learn how modern technology is changing the way our brains work from award-winning doctor, best-selling author and professor, Gary Small, M.D. of the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). Named as one of the world’s top 50 innovators in science and technology by Scientific American magazine, Dr. Small will explain how our constant exposure to technology has created a new generation gap, a brain gap between younger and older minds and how we have adjusted to this new high-tech environment.
Find out how you can adapt to this pivotal point in brain evolution by balancing both human interaction and technological skills. It’s a presentation that’s sure to blow your mind!
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