When Fast Company‘s FCLA 2016 festival kicked off earlier this week, expectations were high. Attendees would be shown the inner workings of some of Southern California’s most creative studios, businesses, and incubators, get a chance to hear directly from the biggest names in entertainment, the culinary arts, tech, and more, and mingle and network amongst themselves against the backdrop of the gorgeous Playa Vista campus of 72andSunny.
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World Changing Ideas
New workplaces, new food sources, new medicine--even an entirely new economic system.
The major tech ecosystems that battle for our attention and dollars.
What’s next for hardware, software, and services.
The brave new world of automation, from AI to drones.
How our urban centers are building toward the future.
Most Creative People
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