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Nov 11, 2014

Nicklas Bergman joins our Futurists Board. As part of an emerging research project at Lund University in Sweden, Nicklas is focusing on humankind's relationship to technology and technological development, and more specifically on the business implications of multi-disciplinary and transformative emerging technologies in the coming 5 to 50 years.

Nov 11, 2014

Brady McKenna, Consultant/Researcher at Tecmap Consulting, joins our New Money Systems Board.

Nov 10, 2014

Diana Chernoff-Pate joins our Futurists Board.

Nov 9, 2014

Tim Swast, author of An Introduction to Markov Chains, joins our Information Sciences Board.

Nov 7, 2014

Sang Yup Lee, Editor-in-Chief of Biotechnology Journal, joins our Biotech/Medical Board.

Nov 6, 2014

Chris Benjamin, author of Capitalization for Startups, joins our Finance Board.

Nov 6, 2014

Tudor Boloni, CEO at Medical Biostasis, joins our Biotech/Medical Board.

Nov 4, 2014

Andrew Monda, Owner of Vertigo, joins our Business Board.

Nov 4, 2014

Ting Kelly, Lead Designer and Cofounder at Doorstep Studios, joins our Media & Arts Board.

Oct 31, 2014

Read issue #147 of Lifeboat News!

Oct 26, 2014

The Lifeboat Foundation mourns the passing of our Joseph F. Coates who worked to “Safeguard Humanity” until the end of his life.
Joe’s memorial service will be held at the Mount Airy Mansion in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, on Saturday, November 8th. The memorial will begin promptly at 2 pm; you are invited to arrive shortly after 1 pm. After the memorial, everyone will enjoy drinks, snacks, and conversation until 5 pm. There will also be an opportunity to speak “as the spirit moves you”. If you would like to attend and/or speak at the memorial, send an email to [email protected] with the subject “Lifeboat Foundation Joseph F. Coates”. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that friends consider a donation to Joe’s favorite charity, Covenant House New York.

Oct 25, 2014

Douglas Miller, on the Advisory Council at Entrepreneurship at Cornell, joins our Business Board.

Oct 25, 2014

Glynn Burke, Owner of Rescue Assist, joins our Business Board.

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Our Vasant Honavar, W. Bradley Knox, Sven Koenig, Benjamin Kuipers, Sriraam Natarajan, Peter Stone, and Matthew E. Taylor are participating in the Twenty-Ninth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-15) which will be held January 25–29, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency in Austin, Texas, USA. The purpose of this conference is to promote research in artificial intelligence (AI) and scientific exchange among AI researchers, practitioners, scientists, and engineers in affiliated disciplines.

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