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Jan 24, 2023

The World Futures Day by The Millennium Project, in cooperation with the Association of Professional Futurists (APF), Humanity+, Lifeboat Foundation, and the World Futures Studies Federation (WFSF), will take place on March 1st for the 10th year!
 
The call for facilitators is now open: support World Futures Day by picking a one hour time slot where you will help to facilitate the discussion — such as the slot at 12 noon in your local area. If you want to be part of the team, please use this form.
 
The format is always the same: a 24-hour around-the-world conversation using Zoom for futurists and the public to freely discuss challenges and opportunities for building a better future for all.
 
Learn more!

Jan 21, 2023

Nikhil Jain, Principal Investigator at Syngene International, joins our Biotech/Medical Board.

Jan 15, 2023

Read issue #247 of Lifeboat News!

Jan 15, 2023

The 17th World Congress on Controversies in Neurology (CONy) will take place on March 23–25, 2023 in the beautiful city of Dubrovnik, Croatia.

Jan 15, 2023

Next-Generation Suborbital Researchers Conference NSRC-2023, the premier conference for researchers and educators interested in commercial suborbital reusable vehicles, will be held February 27 to March 1 in Denver, Colorado USA.

Jan 15, 2023

Nexus Nairobi is a singularly powerful, immersive four-day gathering, taking place January 31 to February 4, 2023 in Kenya, presented by 100 Year Starship. Designed & hosted by Dr. Mae Jemison and the 100YSS team, Nexus Nairobi brings together a global community of doers, thinkers, advocates, leaders, organizers, dreamers — committed to advancing a beneficial future here on Earth and beyond to learn, contribute, and grow in an immersive, engaged experience. Nexus is a hybrid event — in-person (limited) and virtual (live-streamed with rewind).
 
Our Jason Batt, David Brin, Jaym Gates, David Orban, and Rhonda Stevenson will be speaking.
 
Enter the code LifeboatFoundation2023code at registration for a special offer for virtual participation. Limited to the first 30 registrants. Applies to standard and student registrations.

Jan 6, 2023

Nino Marcantonio, Deputy Director of the Defense Technology Innovation Association (DTIA), joins our Counterterrorism Board.

Jan 6, 2023

News organization Longevity joins our blog team with the post Micronutrient Supplementation to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk.

Jan 1, 2023

For the first time since 2006, we have two joint recipients of the Lifeboat Foundation Guardian Award. This year’s recipients are Jerome C. Glenn and Volodymyr Zelenskyy, who are defending against world existential risks and country existential risks, respectively.
 
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Upcoming Events

Cities in Space® 2023 will be held March 24, 2023 at 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM CST in Austin, Texas.
 
Our Janet Ivey, Holly Melear, Haroon Oqab, Jeff Smith, and Rick Tumlinson will be speaking.

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