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Terasem Movement, Incorporated announced today that its Third Annual Colloquium on the Law of Transbeman Persons, in celebration of International Human Rights Day, will be held December 10, 2007 along Florida's Space Coast. A transbeman is a bio-electronic human transitioning between flesh and computerized substrate.
International Human Rights Day Recognized by Terasem Movement, Inc.'s Third Annual Colloquium on the Law of Transbeman Persons
SPACE COAST, FL | Posted on December 3rd, 2007
The colloquia are open to the public via real-time conference call and blogging and will be archived online for free public access. The public is invited to call a toll-free conference-call dial-in line from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST. Callers within the continental U.S. and Canada may dial 1-877-879-6207; other countries: (00+1) 1-719-325-4775 or access the blog at:
Colloquium presentations are designed for a 15-20 minute delivery, followed by a 20-minute discussion period amongst attendees. Additional questions from the worldwide audience will also be invited. Presentations will also be available on the Colloquium's website at:
This year's speakers by order of presentation are: Dr. Marvin Minsky, MIT, Author: The Emotion Machine; David R. Koepsell, J.D., Ph.D., Yale Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics; William Sims Bainbridge, Ph.D., National Science Foundation; Linda MacDonald-Glenn, J.D., LLM, Alden March Bioethics Institute and University of Vermont College of Nursing and Health Sciences; Max More, Ph.D., Co-founder of the Extropy Institute; Sebastian Sethe, Sheffield Institute of Biotechnological Law & Ethics; R. Michael Perry, Author: Toward Self-Optimization of Machine; and Prof. Gene Natale, J.D., Keiser University.
Real-time blogging provided by Michael Anissimov, Lifeboat Foundation's North American Fundraising Director. http://www.lifeboat.com/
About Terasem Movement, Incorporated
The Terasem Movement, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit charity endowed for the purpose of educating the public on the practicality and necessity of greatly extending human life, consistent with diversity and unity, via geoethical nanotechnology and personal cyberconsciousness. The Terasem Movement accomplishes its objectives by convening publicly accessible symposia, publishing explanatory analyses, conducting demonstration projects, issuing grants and encouraging public belief in a positive, technologically-based future.
For more information, please visit http://www.terasemcentral.org/ or http://terasemfoundation.org/ .
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