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UPCOMING EVENTS   (Past Events in Archive)
With IEET Speakers

Year

Date

Where

Event

2015 Apr 25 London, UK David Wood on “Technological Unemployment” @ Z-Day
2015 May 1 Brown University, Providence, RI USA Hughes, Wallach, Darling @ Societal Implications of Robotics Symposium (SIRoS)
2015 May 1-2 Brown Univ, Providence, RI, USA Hughes on “The threat of intelligence?”  @ Societal Implications of Robotics
2015 May 9 NYC, NY USA Hughes, LaGrandeur @ Posthumanism and Society
2015 May 18 London, UK Sorgner @ Posthuman Studies and the Arts
2015 May 20 Hull, UK Sorgner, Schneider on “Transhumanism and Immortality”
2015 May 26-28 Scottsdale, AZ USA Wallach, Hughes, Vita-More, Smart, Lin, Darling @ Governance of Emerging Technologies
2015 May 31 Cologne, Germany Sorgner @ International Festival of Philosophy
2015 Jun 8-10 Santa Clara, CA USA Brin @ Augmented World
2015 Jun 17-19 Paris, France Danaher @ Clinical Neuroethics: Bench to Bedside
2015 Jul 22 San Francisco, CA USA Ramez Naam on “Enhancing Humans, Advancing Humanity”
2015 Jul 26-31 Juniata College, Huntingdon, PA USA Vita-More, Rothblatt, Hughes @ Juniata H+ Conference
2015 Aug 3-7 Daejeon, S. Korea Sorgner @ International Conference on the Integration of Science, Technology and Society
2015 Sep 15-18 Seoul, S. Korea Hughes, Sorgner @ Beyond Humanism Conf: From Humanism to Post- and Transhumanism?
All Events

Year

When

Where

Event

2015 Apr 25 London, UK David Wood on “Technological Unemployment” @ Z-Day
2015 May 1 Brown University, Providence, RI USA Hughes, Wallach, Darling @ Societal Implications of Robotics Symposium (SIRoS)
2015 May 1-2 Brown Univ, Providence, RI, USA Hughes on “The threat of intelligence?”  @ Societal Implications of Robotics
2015 May 9 NYC, NY USA Hughes, LaGrandeur @ Posthumanism and Society
2015 May 18 London, UK Sorgner @ Posthuman Studies and the Arts
2015 May 20 Hull, UK Sorgner, Schneider on “Transhumanism and Immortality”
2015 May 26-28 Scottsdale, AZ USA Wallach, Hughes, Vita-More, Smart, Lin, Darling @ Governance of Emerging Technologies
2015 May 28-29 Scottsdale, AZ, USA Brain Matters! Cutting Edge Neurotechnologies: Clinical and Ethical Issues
2015 May 31 Cologne, Germany Sorgner @ International Festival of Philosophy
2015 Jun 3-7 Vienna, Austria The Global Brain and the Future Information Society
2015 Jun 8-10 Santa Clara, CA USA Brin @ Augmented World
2015 Jun 17-19 Paris, France Danaher @ Clinical Neuroethics: Bench to Bedside
2015 Jun 27 Boston, MA USA Confronting the Anthropocene
2015 Jul 22 San Francisco, CA USA Ramez Naam on “Enhancing Humans, Advancing Humanity”
2015 Jul 26-31 Juniata College, Huntingdon, PA USA Vita-More, Rothblatt, Hughes @ Juniata H+ Conference
2015 Jul 27-31 La Pedrera, Barcelona, Spain Living Machines 2015
2015 Aug 3-7 Daejeon, S. Korea Sorgner @ International Conference on the Integration of Science, Technology and Society
2015 Sep 15-18 Seoul, S. Korea Hughes, Sorgner @ Beyond Humanism Conf: From Humanism to Post- and Transhumanism?
2015 Oct 27-28 Belgrade, Serbia Enhancing Understanding of Enhancement
2015 Nov 5-7 Trento, Italy Anticipation

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