stephen hawking, microsoft

Microsoft has announced that star physicist Stephen Hawking will headline itsFuture Decoded event in the UK later this year.

The world-renowned scientist will deliver the closing keynote on the first day of the event, and will share his thoughts on artificial intelligence and how it may impact the future of human kind.

A new era of tech events has begun

We’re back in New York this November for the 4th edition of our growth-focused technology event.

In addition to Hawking’s talk, Microsoft will also host its first ever developer sessions for the HoloLens mixed reality headset.

Future Decoded is Microsoft’s flagship UK event and focuses on exploring how the digital revolution is shaping the current technological landscape. The conference will take place in London on November 1 and 2.

Head to this page for more details about Future Decoded.

Microsoft Future Decoded 2016

Read next: Last chance: Enter to win the Virgin America $1000 Giveaway