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IEET > Affiliate Scholar > Ilia Stambler

Ilia Stambler

Ilia Stambler is an IEET Affiliate Scholar. He worked as a scientific writer at the Biophysical Schottenstein Center for the Research and Technology of the Cellome, Bar-Ilan University, Israel. He studied biomedical engineering in Moscow Polytechnical Institute, biology at the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, and has an MA in English literature from Bar-Ilan University. Ilia received his PhD degree at the Department of Science, Technology and Society, at Bar-Ilan University. His thesis subject, and his main interest, is the History of Life-extensionism in the 20th Century ( He speaks Hebrew, English, Russian, German and Yiddish. He is active in the Israeli chapter of the Humanity Plus, the Israeli Society for the Biology of Aging ( and the International Longevity Alliance (

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A History of Life-Extensionism in the Twentieth Century by Ilia Stambler (2014)

Longevitize!: Essays on the Science, Philosophy & Politics of Longevity by ed. Franco Cortese (2013)


"Longevity and the Jewish Tradition"   Longevity History  Oct 21, 2015

"International Longevity Day - October 1, 2015"  Aug 31, 2015

"Life-Extensionism as a Pursuit of Constancy"  Aug 18, 2015

"Metchnikoff Day – in honor of the founder of gerontology – a chance to promote longevity"   Longevity for All  May 7, 2015

"International Society on Aging and Disease (ISOAD)"   Ethical Technology  Feb 27, 2015

"Aging and Aging-related Diseases to Improve Health and Longevity of the Elderly Population"  Feb 7, 2015

"Longevity in the Ancient Middle East and the Islamic Tradition"  Jan 13, 2015

"The Need for Research of Aging and Aging-related Diseases to Improve Health of the Global Elderly"  Nov 26, 2014

"Longevity Research Program is Established in Israel"  Sep 10, 2014

"International Longevity Alliance (ILA) – Annual Report for 2013 – Roadmap for 2014"  Jan 10, 2014

"Celebrations of the International Longevity Day around the World"  Oct 29, 2013

"Celebrating Longevity on the International “Future Day” March 1"  Jan 28, 2013

"The Brussels Summit of Longevity Activists"  Dec 19, 2012

"The Longevity Party - Who Needs it?  Who Wants it?"   Ethical Technology  Aug 23, 2012

"Who are the “Longevity Party” Co-Leaders, and What do They Want? (Part 1)"   Ethical Technology  Aug 20, 2012

"Political Struggle against the Disease of Aging"   Singulariut  Jul 17, 2012

"Demonstration for Radical Life Extension in Tel Aviv"   Humanity + Israel  Jan 26, 2012

"Transhumanist Conferences in Israel"   Ethical Technology  Nov 1, 2011

"Life Extension – a conservative enterprise?"   Journal of Evolution and Technology  Mar 28, 2010

Recent Multimedia

On the history of life-extension research: Does the whole have parts?   2014-02-27

Projects to accelerate radical healthy longevity   2013-09-30


18 Nations Join the “Longevity Party” (Sep 21, 2012)

Past Appearances

Stambler, de Grey @ Super Longevity Conference (New Delhi, India - Oct 03, 2015)

International Longevity Day (Global - Oct 01, 2015)

Longevity Day (World Wide - Oct 01, 2013)

12th Yearly Conference of the Israel Society for the History and Philosophy of Science (Jerusalem - Mar 10, 2012)

Against Deathism and For Life-extension Demonstration (Tel Aviv, Israel - Jan 13, 2012)

Ilia Stambler @ History and Philosophy of Science (Jerusalem, Israel - Mar 16, 2008)


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