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Are you interested in how Hollywood imagines the future of our world? Join the Center for Science and the Imagination on Thursday, November 17, 2016 and Friday, November 18, 2016 for Inventing the Future All Over Again, a series of events presented by Hollywood Invades Tempe featuring the visionaries who created the fictional world for Steven Spielberg’s groundbreaking 2002 film Minority Report. Learn about the process of world-building, then help these futurists imagine what the world will look like in 50 years!




Thursday, November 17, 2016

Conversation with Walter Parkes, Executive Producer of Minority Report
noon–1:15 p.m.
Old Main (MAIN) Carson Ballroom, Tempe campus [map]

Screening of Minority Report and conversation with visionaries behind the fictional world
6:30–10 p.m.
Harkins Valley Art, 509 S Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281


Friday, November 18, 2016

Idea Summit Part 1 with Minority Report visionaries
9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Old Main (MAIN) Carson Ballroom, Tempe campus [map]

Idea Summit Part 2 with Minority Report visionaries
2–5 p.m.
Old Main (MAIN) Carson Ballroom, Tempe campus [map]


Register now!


This event is presented by ASU’s Hollywood Invades Tempe, Seven Horizons Project, Undergraduate Student Government, Programming and Activities Board, Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development, Film Spark and Center for Science and the Imagination.