The work, life and legacy of Nikola Tesla has forever changed life on earth. From the advent of alternating current to the induction motor, x-ray and radio, his inventions have greatly influenced the course of human history. Today Tesla has been recognized as a beacon for some of the most groundbreaking research being conducted around the world. His new popularity inspires people of all ages to investigate the historical prevalence of his devices leading to breakthrough research in fields such as medical, technology, energy and many more.
To address this ever-expanding knowledge base of Tesla related research, the Memorial ConferenceTesla: Past Present Futurewill be held January 13thin Manhattan, New York at the Wyndham New Yorker Hotel. The program is being organized by the Tesla Science Foundation in cooperation with the Tesla Museum of Belgrade, Tacony Academy and the Franklin Institute. Contributors will be published in the Tesla Science Foundations book entitled Tesla: Past Present Future?
This conference will highlight recent efforts to vindicate Tesla in academia through research on Tesla related technology, economics, art, philosophy and science. Submissions from the outside of the United States are welcome. Examples of subjects to be considered for this conference include, but are not limited to:
Empowering educators with the Tesla pedagogy
Innovative methods of engaging students from all academic backgrounds
What can the national S.T.E.A.M. initiative learn from Nikola Tesla?
How would Tesla technology affect U.S. and international economies?
How can the high energy physics of Tesla technology inspire art?
What are the political hurdles associated with Teslas legacy?
How has the technology of Teslas earlier patents changed over time?
What are the risks associated with Tesla technology?
How have measurement devices changed over time
What does the future hold for wireless telecommunication?
What can be done to expedite a Tesla technology inspired industrial renaissance?
Submissions of research by academic scholars and independent researchers are encouraged. Conference participants will be chosen based on the manuscripts they submit. The deadline for submissions is October 20, 2017. Those chosen to present will be notified no later than October 27, 2017.[masked]