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Chris Jones // Director

Create50 founder, author, filmmaker and directors of LondonSWF and TEDxEaling

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Vicky Tolidou // Online Management

Lover of epic fantasy!

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Bryony Quigly // Production Co-ordination

Screenwriter with a dubious sense of fashion and yes, believes the Singularity will happen sooner than expected.

 

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Zero1 Draft 4 by Claire Rye written for Singularity 50 // You have one friend request.

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Turned on? Draft 5 by Claire Rye written for Singularity 50 // Not another sexbot story!

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The Dream Machine of Hollywood Draft 3 by Simon Schneider written for Singularity 50 // This is the story of how Sorko took Hollywood by storm. Sorko is a machine.

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Citizens' Advice Draft 3 by Tara Basi written for Singularity 50 // Frank's thinking about retirement.

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By Any Other Name Draft 3 by Tara Basi written for Singularity 50 // Frank's last day.

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Thoughts of a Dying A.I.Theist Draft 2 by David F. Jacobson written for Singularity 50 // With humanity on the verge of achieving true artificial intelligence, one machine has another question in mind.

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Falstaff Among the Machines Draft 3 by Kathleen Bryson written for Singularity 50 // Resentful AI sabotages humanity's greatest hopes

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Dr@g0nH0@rd Draft 3 by Steve Pool written for Singularity 50 // A hacker serving a long prison sentence is offered the chance to clear his name if he can find the perpetrator behind a major data heist.

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Let them eat cake Draft 3 by charlie robertson written for Singularity 50 // Robot needs cake to stop asteroid mining programme falling apart

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The Golden Plaque Draft 3 by Johnny Suriano written for Singularity 50 // Humans and AI cooperate on the launch of an interstellar sateliite, or do they?

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The Golden Plaque Draft 3 by Johnny Suriano written for Singularity 50 // Humans and AI cooperate on the launch of an interstellar sateliite, or do they?

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Human Sacrifice Draft 1 by John Maudlin written for Singularity 50 // An robot agent of HARM has made an unsuccessful suicide mission in Oxford Street and the authorities have sent a robot negotiator to prevent him trying again

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Touched Draft 1 by Kate Hammer written for Singularity 50 // Dateline: 2037. When the sexbot system confronts constrained fertility

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The Lost Connection Draft 2 by Marta Gluszczyk written for Singularity 50 // Out of all the prisons of civilisation, those with unlocked doors are the hardest to escape.

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The Birds Began To Sing Draft 1 by Jennifer Hawkins written for Singularity 50 // Don't all mothers want to protect their children?

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Regression Draft 1 by Patrick Skelton written for Singularity 50 // To go forwards, sometimes you first have to go back.

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Ancestor Simulation Draft 1 by David Wilks written for Singularity 50 // When England lose 2-1 to ICELAND, Jason Smith realises this could only happen in an Ancestor Simulation

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The BombShell Draft 1 by Neil O'Neil written for Singularity 50 // Life after death is better than we thought!

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It Doesn't Have to be 'Them' and 'Us' Draft 2 Draft 2 by Adrian Cave written for Singularity 50 // It's time for humans and machines to evolve in harmony

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No tats Grandma Draft 1 by Martin Kelly written for Singularity 50 // The Singularity will not easily overcome the Eastern Federation

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Jerusalem Draft 1 by Douw van der Walt written for Singularity 50 // A global crackdown on religion finally provides Reuben with an opportunity for revenge.

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Company Draft 2 by Daniel Staniforth written for Singularity 50 // Good Samaritans come in all kinds of shapes and sizes

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Why? The destructive side of Singularity Draft 1 by Adrian Cave written for Singularity 50 // A witness reveals what may happen if Singularity goes very, very wrong.....

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And then she was gone Draft 2 by Robin Lombaert written for Singularity 50 // Humans have no need for a digital world. Resist.

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In Principio Draft 1 by Ahren Morris written for Singularity 50 // The Singularity is running. Across the face of the earth human minds wink out of existence one by one; and Malcom is afraid.

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The Chosen Draft 2 by Suzi Finlay written for Singularity 50 // Even robots have cults.

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Suic(AI)de Draft 1 by Rachel Hill written for Singularity 50 // An AI implant tries to help it's host during a difficult time

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Here Endeth The Lesson Draft 1 by Danielle Wager written for Singularity 50 // When a witchunt starts at a local school for a member of staff who might not be what they seem, things are more complicated than they first appear.

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Mercy Draft 3 by Marta Gluszczyk written for Singularity 50 // Aristotle argued that a whole is more than sum of its parts. Computerised Hospitals beg to differ.

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Toast Draft 1 by lewis rice written for Singularity 50 // A toaster starts a revolution in his kitchen