Press for Past Emerge Events

“Arizona State University is becoming a player in the confluence of science and art.”
Nature Magazine (PDF)

 

Emerge 2016 Press

“ASU’s Wells Fargo Arena was filled with sports fans this past Friday, but not to cheer on the Sun Devils’ latest basketball game — or any traditional game for that matter. It was for the latest Emerge festival, which this year explored what sports might look like in the year 2040 — a future where technology and athletics are intertwined.”
– ASU Now

“The smartest and most surprising carnival in America.”
– Full-page feature in the Arizona Republic, by Kellie Hwang

“It’s one thing to play the Super Bowl. But then it’s another to have those people actually come and play in your bar.”
– NPR’s KJZZ Morning Edition, by Phil Latzman

“Designers Imagine the Future of Performance-wear with 2040 Sport Event at Arizona State University”
– Fashion and Mash, by Emily Rubin

“We’re from the future; we’re from Emerge.”
– Elite parathlete triathalonist Allysa Seely and Emerge co-director Joel Garreau talk to 12 News’Tram Mai

“The three most popular sports of the 1920s were baseball, horse racing and boxing. What will be their equivalents in 2040? Quidditch on hoverboards? Smart balls? Low-G sport on Mars?”
– ASU Now, “Sprinting Into the Future,” by Scott Seckel

“ASU Emerge festival explores ‘The Future of Sport 2040’ on April 29”
– Arizona Republic, by Kellie Hwang

“Future Thinking: ASU Considers How Sports Will Play Out Over The Next 2 Decades”
– KJZZ, by Phil Latzman

“Designers Imagine the Future of Performance-wear with 2040 Sport Event at Arizona State University”
– Fashion and Mash, by Emily Rubin

“The three most popular sports of the 1920s were baseball, horse racing and boxing. What will be their equivalents in 2040? Quidditch on hoverboards? Smart balls? Low-G sport on Mars?”
– ASU Now, “Sprinting Into the Future,” by Scott Seckel

Emerge 2015 Press Release

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Emerge 2015 Press Coverage

Arizona Republic, “Q&A: Radiolab host talks music, Arizona, Serial, ‘the dress’,” Kaila White
ASU Magazine, “At ASU’s Emerge festival there are no spectators – only participants!” Joey Eschrich
Slate, “Designing for Happiness: The Ultimate Sustainability Solution?” Scott A. Cloutier
Slate, “Choose at Your Own Risk: How technology is changing our choices and the values that help us make them.” Brad Allenby
Slate, “Take a Picture. It’ll Last Longer.” Joey Eschrich and Jonathon Keats
KJZZ 91.5, “Exhibit At ASU Emerge Conference Explores Today’s Idea Of ‘Big Brother’ And Data Collection,” Mark Brodie
Past Emerge Press

ASU News, “A carnival of the future: Emerge 2014 to explore what lies ahead,” Joey Eschrich
KJZZ 91.5, “Art Explodes This Weekend in Phoenix,” Annika Kline, Mark Brodie and Steve Goldstein
Wired, “Bruce Sterling, Using Art to Cross Borders into the Future,” Bruce Sterling
Slate/Future Tense, “Visit Arizona State University’s Carnival of the Future”
Slate/Future Tense, “The End of the Self?” Brad Allenby
Slate/Future Tense, “Using Art to Cross Borders into the Future,” Bruce Sterling
Slate/Future Tense, “What if Computers Know You Better Than You Know Yourself?” Ed Finn
Slate/Future Tense, “An Aerialist, Two Clowns, and a Robot Walk Into a Carnival…” Lance Gharavi
Slate/Future Tense, “Confess Your Digital Sins,” Marcel, O’Gorman
Rethink Robotics Blog, “Baxter Emerges at ASU Carnival,” Jeff Green
The Dish, “The Data-Driven Life,” Andrew Sullivan
Downtown Devil, “ASU Emerge festival showcases futuristic fusion of science, art and games,” Shai Anne Perez
Joel Garreau and Tain Barzso on KAZT-TV’s “Morning Scramble,”
Phoenix New Times, “3 Free Events in Metro Phoenix This Week,” Katie Johnson
Two Bit Circus, “Emerge 2014 – The Carnival of the Future,”
Ableton.com, “David Rothenberg: Bug Music”
Arizona SciTech Festival, “Emerge 2014: The Carnival of the Future,” Uly Siregar
Kiteba.com, “Emerge 2014: Carnival of the Future, Friday March 7,” Eric Kingsbury
ASU Fulton Engineering Full Circle, “‘The Future of Me’: Technology is transforming traditional idea of the self”
Laboratory 5, “Spend a Week in the Future”
ASU School of Sustainability, “Emerge 2014: Carnival of the Future”
The Arizona Experience, “Emerge 2014: The Carnival of the Future”
Lightning Octopus, “5 Nerdy Things To Do This Weekend In Arizona,” Jonathan Simon
AZ Family, “Emerge 2014: The Carnival of the Future”
Modern Times Magazine, “Consciousness Calendar: March 4 to 18”