Videos

Mini-keynote for r00tz Asylum at Def Con 24 on critical thinking

September 26, 2016

One of 3 talks at Def Con 24, this short mini-keynote for r00tz Asylum spoke to “kidz” ages 6-16 on critical thinking, using biohacking and UFO studies as examples. Richard Thieme: UFOs & Biohacking @ r00tz’16 DEF CON 24 In this talk at r00tz Asylum (r00tz.org) at DEF CON 24, Richard spoke with kids about […]

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Richard Thieme Def Con 24 on “Playing Through the Pain: The Impact of Dark Knowledge and Secrets on Security and Intelligence Professionals

September 15, 2016

Richard Thieme at Def Con 24 August 2016 on “Playing Through the Pain: The Impact of Dark Knowledge and Secrets on Security and Intelligence Professionals” Dismissing or laughing off concerns about what it does to a person to know critical secrets does not lessen the impact on life, work, and relationships of building a different […]

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Are there any ethical constraints on bodyhacking?

August 11, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_p0lGqfCHs 2016 BDYHAX speaker Richard Thieme on YouTube Watch as Richard Thieme discusses ethics in bodyhacking – and life – in “Where we’re going there aren’t any roads: Are there any ethical constraints on bodyhacking?”

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Hacking the Human Body/Brain: Biotech and Humanity 2.0

January 20, 2016

  Government and corporate structures become more opaque while intrusion and surveillance makes the notion of “privacy” 20th century old-think. The interface of humans with other information systems slights the human itself as an open system of information flow. Research in biotech/nanotech/electromagnetic fields is being integrated with security/privacy concerns. Current research in neuroscience and the […]

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The Only Way to Tell the Truth is in Fiction: The Dynamics of Life in the National Security State

January 20, 2016

A Keynote for Code Blue – Tokyo Japan 2015 Keynote for Code Blue 2015 in Tokyo – “The Only Way to Tell the Truth is in Fiction: The Dynamics of Life in the National Security State” is now online at   Over a decade ago, a friend at the National Security Agency told Richard Thieme […]

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“UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry” – the video

January 20, 2016

“UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry” – the 2013 video Two versions of a presentation on “UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry” by Richard Thieme, a contributing author to the work, celebrated for its robust sourcing and scholastic rigor. The first is for the bsides 2013 Las Vegas parallel conference. The second is for Def […]

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“The Only Way to Tell the Truth is in Fiction: The Dynamics of Life in the National Security State”

January 4, 2015

This speech was given at Def Con 22 in Las Vegas in August 2014, the 19th year I spoke at Def Con. A graphic represntations of speakers at Def Con over the year showed that I had spoken there more than anyone else, which means the company of a LOT of greater people.   Video […]

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Closing Keynote for HITB Kuala Lumpur Oct 2014 – “the future of hacking”

October 20, 2014

One might (or might not) notice that the first part of the title of the closing keynote for the final HITB Kuala Lumpur last week is the same as my first keynote for Def Con in 1996. I was asked to scan the future and see what blips appeared on radar and this limited overview […]

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New videos posted February 2014

February 23, 2014

 COASTTOCOASTAM – was  on coasttocoastam Saturday April 12  midnight – 2:00 a.m. CDT  discussing “UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry” –  audio on youtube at  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2R_O18irHus “UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry” – the video Two versions of a presentation on “UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry” by Richard Thieme, a contributing author to the […]

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Source Boston 2013 Keynote by Dan Geer and Richard Thieme

May 6, 2013

from Josh Corman, facilitator of the interview: Dan Geer is CISO of CIA’s In-Q-Tel and a LOT of other things as well. RT is an author and speaker. The SOURCE Boston Keynotes are up on YouTube. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hTj4NtsPwNo My goals were: to honor them get them unscripted make them blush at times if possible (from love) […]

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