WorldFuture 2015, we will be holding an
informal dinner on Saturday, July 25 at 6pm at the Hilton Union Square Hotel in San
Francisco, California, USA.
RSVP by sending an email with the subject "Lifeboat Foundation Dinner" to [email protected]. The Lifeboat Foundation will have the following people speaking at WorldFuture 2015 which will be held July 24–July 26 in San Francisco: Guy J. Ale, Janna Anderson, Nicklas Bergman, Peter Bishop, Brenda Cooper, José Cordeiro, William Crossman, Elizabeth Florescu, Cindy Frewen, Joyce Gioia, Jerome C. Glenn, Ted Gordon, Linda Groff, Trevor Haldenby, Glen Hiemstra, Rodney Hill, Andrew Hines, Zhouying Jin, Jim Kadtke, Ted Kahn, James Lee, Tom Lombardo, Kate McCallum, Ramez Naam, Joe Pelton, Paul Saffo, John Schmidt, Gray Scott, Yair Sharan, Rick Smyre, Jason Swanson, John Watts, Michael Zey, and Ibon Zugasti.
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Brett Schnepf, Executive Director at El Primero Heritage Foundation, joins our Futurists Board.
Harold Reitsema joins our Asteroid/Comet Impacts Board. Harold is Mission Director for the B612 Foundation's Sentinel program which will find Near Earth Asteroids and identify potential Earth impact threats.
The Lifeboat Foundation mourns the
passing of our
Eshel Ben-Jacob who worked to “Safeguard Humanity” until
the end of his life.
Eshel was a theoretical and experimental physicist at Tel Aviv University, holder of the Maguy-Glass Chair in Physics of Complex Systems, and Fellow of the Center for Theoretical Biological Physics (CTBP) at Rice University.
Sound designer, DJ, music producer, and writer Emeraldia Ayakashi joins our Media & Arts Board.