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Humanity+ @Melbourne 2012 May 5-6


DEATH and TAXES are said to be the only things we can be certain of in life. Not anymore. Come and find out why.

• How can you prepare for the future workplace?
• Does living for hundreds of years excite you or frighten you?
• Do you want to influence the rapid changes to our world?
• How can you prepare your children for a rapidly evolving society?
• Change in education, healthcare and work is upon us, are you ready?
• Can you discern the difference between fashionable trends and real change?

Humanity+ @Melbourne May 5-6 aubrey de grey Dr. Aubrey de Greyis a biomedical gerontologist based in Cambridge, UK, and is the Chief Science Officer of SENS Foundation, a California-based 501(c)(3) charity dedicated to combating the aging process. He is also Editor-in-Chief of Rejuvenation Research, the world’s highest-impact peer-reviewed journal focused on intervention in aging. He received his BA and Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge in 1985 and 2000 respectively.

Humanity+ @Melbourne May 5-6 Natasha Vita-MoreNatasha Vita-More is a media designer and futurist, and a prominent proponent of ethical means for achieving human enhancement. She has spoken worldwide on futurism and art for two decades. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the Faculty of Technology, University of Plymouth where she is working on the radical transformations of human life that may come from the convergence of nanotechnology, biotechnology, information technology, and cognitive science (NBIC).

Humanity+ @Melbourne May 5-6 StelarcStelarc is a performance artist who has visually probed and acoustically amplified his body. He has made three films of the inside of his body. Between 1976-1988 he completed 25 body suspension performances with hooks into the skin. He has used medical instruments, prosthetics, robotics, Virtual Reality systems, the Internet and biotechnology to explore alternate, intimate and involuntary interfaces with the body.

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