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What needs to
be invented to bring us
up to speed with Star Trek?
Joseph Dickerson
@josephdickerson
Who's this guy?
pic
First, some context...
Look at how far
we’ve come...
Now, let’s look at
where we are going...
Now, let’s look at
where we are going...
Now, let’s...
Let’s talk about “Trek Tech”
Landing Party Gear
Phasers
Phasers
Tricorders
• Smartphones
• X-Prize
• Lab-on-a-chip
Tricorders
Medical Tricorder
Medical Tricorder
Communicator
Starship Engineering
Transporter
Sensors
Tractor Beam
Cloaking
Impulse Engines
Warp Drive
Transporter
2,600,000,000,000,000,0
00,000,000,000,000,000,
000,000,000 bits
Sensors
Tractor beams
Cloaking
Artificial Gravity
Impulse Engines
Warp Drive
Sickbay
Needle-less Injections
Growing replacement organs
Bionics
"Everyday" Treknology
Quantum Computing
Artificial life forms
Artificial Intelligence
Replicators
The Holodeck
Some (non-Trek) tech
that is on its way...
Some final thoughts...
Closing
But don’t just take
my word for it...
my word for it...
Thank you!
Joseph Dickerson
josephdickerson.com
@josephdickerson
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Presented at Star Trek Las Vegas 2013, based on my article for Trekmovie.com about how we are getting closer to the world of Star Trek.

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Treknology

  1. 1. What needs to be invented to bring us up to speed with Star Trek? Joseph Dickerson @josephdickerson
  2. 2. Who's this guy?
  3. 3. pic
  4. 4. First, some context...
  5. 5. Look at how far we’ve come... Now, let’s look at where we are going... Now, let’s look at where we are going... Now, let’s look at where we are going...
  6. 6. Let’s talk about “Trek Tech”
  7. 7. Landing Party Gear
  8. 8. Phasers
  9. 9. Phasers
  10. 10. Tricorders
  11. 11. • Smartphones • X-Prize • Lab-on-a-chip Tricorders
  12. 12. Medical Tricorder
  13. 13. Medical Tricorder
  14. 14. Communicator
  15. 15. Starship Engineering
  16. 16. Transporter Sensors Tractor Beam Cloaking Impulse Engines Warp Drive
  17. 17. Transporter
  18. 18. 2,600,000,000,000,000,0 00,000,000,000,000,000, 000,000,000 bits
  19. 19. Sensors
  20. 20. Tractor beams
  21. 21. Cloaking
  22. 22. Artificial Gravity
  23. 23. Impulse Engines
  24. 24. Warp Drive
  25. 25. Sickbay
  26. 26. Needle-less Injections
  27. 27. Growing replacement organs
  28. 28. Bionics
  29. 29. "Everyday" Treknology
  30. 30. Quantum Computing
  31. 31. Artificial life forms Artificial Intelligence
  32. 32. Replicators
  33. 33. The Holodeck
  34. 34. Some (non-Trek) tech that is on its way...
  35. 35. Some final thoughts...
  36. 36. Closing
  37. 37. But don’t just take my word for it... my word for it...
  38. 38. Thank you! Joseph Dickerson josephdickerson.com @josephdickerson

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