Terasem Movement, Inc. Presents
2nd Annual Workshop on Geoethical Nanotechnology


July 20, 2006
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m

Terasem Green Mountain Center Retreat
Lincoln, Vermont

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9:00

Welcome by conference convenor, Martine Rothblatt,
President and Founder of Terasem Movement, Inc.

   
 

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9:10

"Consciousness in Humans & Elsewhere" Baruch Blumberg, M.D., Ph.D., Nobel Laureate in Medicine, Senior Advisor to the President, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA

   
 

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9:50

"The Computational Capabilities of the Cytoskeleton" Jack Tuszynski, Professor, Dept. of Physics, University of Alberta

   
 

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10:50

"Scope and Resolution in Neural Prosthetics and Special Concerns for Emulation of a Whole Brain" Randal Koene, Ph.D., Center for Memory and Brain, Boston University

   
 

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11:30

"The Role of AGI in Cybernetic Immortality" Ben Goertzel, Ph.D., Novamente LLC, Biomind LLC

   
 

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12:10

Keynote Address: "How Neuronanotechnology Will Lead to Melding of Mind and Machine" Ray Kurzweil, Author, Age of Spiritual Machines; Fantastic Voyage: Live Long Enough to Live Forever; The Singularity Is Near

   
 

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2:00

"Personality Transfer" William Sims Bainbridge, Ph.D.

   
 

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2:40

"How Uploading Works" Marshall Brain, Founder, How Stuff Works

   
 

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3:20

"Uploading Research Spin-off: Neuro-Nanotechnology to Cure Criminality and Mental Illness" Nancy J. Woolf, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, University of California

   
 

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4:00

"Perception Shifting in Neurosociety: Ethical and Societal Implications" Zack Lynch, President, NeuroInsights

   
 

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4:40

"The Ethics of Imagination: The Space Between Your Ears" Wrye Sententia, Ph.D., Director, Center for Cognitive Liberty and Ethics, Davis, California

   
 

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5:20

"Defining and Resolving Geoethical Issues in Neuronanotechnology" Martine Rothblatt, Ph.D., J.D., Chairman & CEO, United Therapeutics Corp., Silver Spring, Maryland

   
 

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