Anti Ageing Conference London
The BSAAM’s 13th Annual Anti Ageing Conference London 2016 will be held
October 13–15 in London. Our Aubrey de Grey, Marios Kyriazis, and Avijit
Roy will be participating.
Learn more at http://www.antiageingconference.com
Mobile Payments Latin America Summit
The Mobile Payments Latin America Summit will be held Sep 20–21 in
Miami, Florida USA. You can save $250 with the discount code
Lifeboat250. The Lifeboat Foundation is a Media Partner of this event.
Learn more at http://www.openmobilemedia.com/mobile-p...-america
O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference
The O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference will be held September
2627 in New York City, NY. Save 20% with discount code UGLETM.
Discover the real-world opportunities of applied artificial intelligence. AI is (finally) driving an explosion in intelligent software — bots, agents, voice, and IoT interfaces. Learn how to implement AI in real-world projects today and explore what the future holds for intelligence engineering.
Learn more at http://www.oreilly.com/pub/cpc/21225
LatAm Startups Conference
The LatAm Startups Conference 2016 will be held October 12–14 in Mexico
City, Mexico. The event aims to end the brain drain to Silicon Valley
and help Latin American high-tech startups scale.
You can get a discount by emailing
Learn more at https://www.latamstartups.biz
The Future of Humanity Conference
The Future of Humanity Conference will be held September 24, 2016 in New
This one-day event explores what the future means from a human perspective — not just what technologies will take us there — but deeper philosophical questions: How we will define sentience? How people will choose to live and govern themselves? How we will communicate? What is the art and ethics that humans will bring with them into this new era?
Learn more at http://www.meetup.com/PaxSolaria/events/231517422
Eurosymposium on Healthy Ageing
The Eurosymposium on Healthy Ageing will be held Sep 29–Oct 1 in
Learn more at http://www.eha-heales.org
Ljubljana Forum: Green Cities & Smart Infrastructure
Ljubljana Forum: Green Cities & Smart Infrastructure will be held
October 6–7 in Slovenia. Ljubljana Forum is an annual gathering that
combines knowledge and experience of city governance and defines key
areas, visions, and strategies of the future development of cities.
Learn more at http://www.ljubljanaforum.org/2016
ENDOTREND, a sustainable festival of music + art + education + film,
will be held October 1 in Denver, Colorado, USA.
Learn more at http://www.endotrend.com/projects
Capital Markets Blockchain Conference
The Capital Markets Blockchain Conference will be held September 9 in
London. This conference is focused on bringing together financial
institutions and investment and trading experts with those at the
cutting edge of #Fintech development in the cryptocurrency world.
Learn more at http://digitalcurrencysumm.it/london-ca...ockchain
The Heroic Future
The Heroic Future: A live documentary series about reimagining the world
of tomorrow, in order to rebuild the world today will be held September
20–22 in the Bay Area, California.
Learn more at http://www.alexsteffen.com/thf_tickets
8 Laws of Change
8 Laws of Change: How to be an agent of personal and social
transformation will be held September 28October 2 in Vancouver, BC,
Learn more at https://hollyhock.ca/programinfo/stephe...schwartz
GlideWing Online Workshop
The GlideWing online workshop: Opening to the Infinite will be held
Learn more at http://www.glidewing.com/sas/opening_to...ome.html
Devcon2 will be held September 1921 in Shanghai, China. This conference
discusses Ethereum R&D and topics relevant to the Ethereum development
Learn more at https://ethereumfoundation.org/devcon
Immersive Technology Summit
The Immersive Technology Summit will be held October 11 in Bellevue,
Washington, USA. This summit discusses virtual, augmented, and mixed
Learn more at http://immersesummit.com
Mars City PowerLab Workshop
Mars City PowerLab Workshop 2016 will be held September 15–28 and will
be hosted by the University of Southern California.
Learn more at http://www.marscityfoundation.org
Bitcoin Wednesday 39 will be held September 7 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Free tickets are available at http://www.meetup.com/BitcoinWednesday/...26293637
Ai for Scientific Progress
AI for Scientific Progress: Bringing Digital Control to Physical Matter
will be held September 30–October 2 in Palo Alto, California.
Learn more at http://ai2016.foresight.org
Machines That Think
Watch “Machines That Think: The good, bad and scary of Artificial Intelligence” by James Canton at TEDxMarin on September 17th in California at http://www.tedxmarin.org
Greg Bear Wins Galaxy Award
Our Greg Bear has received the 27th Annual Galaxy Award from publisher
SFWorld in China, as China’s favorite foreign SF author!
Learn more at http://www.gregbear.com/news.php#52
OncoSENS Control Alt Delete Cancer
Support OncoSENS Control ALT Delete Cancer at
This program implements high-throughput screening of a library of diverse drugs to find treatments for ‘ALT’ cancers, those which rely on Alternative Lengthening of Telomeres.
Human Underwater Society
Learn about the Human Underwater Society at http://www.humanunderwatersociety.org
Read “Future Smart: Managing the Game-Changing Trends that Will Transform Your World” at http://amzn.to/2bp0XOm
Elmar Arunov joins our blog team with the post “How Today’s Jungle of
Artificial Intelligence Will Spawn Sentience” at
Blair Erickson joins our blog team with the post “How to Build Your Own Starter House in Just 5 Steps — for $25,000” at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/how-to...or-25000
Carse Peel joins our blog team with the post “The Chimera Quandary: Is It Ethical To Create Hybrid Embryos?” at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/the-ch...-embryos
Recent interesting blog posts include:
“Aubrey de Grey — Pushing back Death” by Steve Hill at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/aubrey...ck-death
“The Cosmic Speed Limit” by Andreas Matt at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/the-co...ed-limit
“A First: Israeli Scientists ‘Have Used the Human Mind to Control Nano Robots Inside a Living Creature’” by Shailesh Prasad at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/a-firs...creature
“Flirtey flies pies for Domino’s in New Zealand” by Shailesh Prasad at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/flirte...-zealand
“How quantum computers will change the world of hacking” by Karen Hurst at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/how-qu...-hacking
“If You Edit Genes Using CRISPR, Can You Undo the Effects?” by Roman Mednitzer at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/if-you...-effects
“Liquid Metals to ‘Soft-Wire’ Elastic Electronics” by Karen Hurst at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/liquid...ctronics
“Menopause reversed as scientists successfully ‘rejuvenate women’s ovaries’” by Steve Hill at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/menopa...-ovaries
“Now You Can Print Parts For Your Motherboards With 3D Printer” by Karen Hurst at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/now-yo...-printer
“Pal-V One Flying Car” by Elmar Arunov at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/pal-v-...ying-car
“Physicist finds entanglement instantly gives rise to a wormhole” by Andreas Matt at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/physic...wormhole
“Quantum correlations do not imply instant causation” by Andreas Matt at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/quantu...ausation
“Ray Kurzweil Explores How Self-Driving Cars Will Choose Between Life or Death” by Elmar Arunov at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/ray-ku...or-death
“SpaceX’s biggest rival is developing ‘space trucks’ to ferry cargo in an orbital economy” by Klaus Baldauf at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/spacex...-economy
“The ‘star in a jar’ that could provide limitless energy on Earth: US Government reveals experiments to create compact fusion plants” by Carse Peel at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/the-st...n-plants
“‘Terminators’ will be built by our enemies, says top US military chief” by Dan Kummer at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/termin...ry-chief
“Tesla Unveils the Worlds Fastest Production Car: 0 to 60 in 2.5 Seconds” by Shailesh Prasad at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/tesla-...-seconds
“This russian billionaire has a plan to explore Proxima b, our closest Earth-like planet” by Klaus Baldauf at http://lifeboat.com/blog/2016/08/this-r...e-planet
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