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Vision > Bioculture > Fiction > Staff > Marcelo Rinesi
Marcelo Rinesi
Short story: The Sleeping Hand by Marcelo Rinesi

Twenty years after her Alzheimer diagnosis, the person who had been the third-richest on Earth still ran her company with ever-sharper attention to detail, her focus on business absolute, her ruthlessness indistinguishable from her younger days.

Francaise > Technopolitics > Philosophy
Marc Roux
Transhumanisme en Biélorussie by Marc Roux

Une présentation du transhumanisme en Biélorussie : situation, projets, relations internationales

Rights > Personhood > Staff > Marcelo Rinesi
Marcelo Rinesi
The ethical nonsense (and plutocratic convenience) of AI rights by Marcelo Rinesi

Neither these robots nor these corporations are people.

Technopolitics > Philosophy > SciencePolicy > Innovation > Staff > Steven Umbrello
IEET Managing Director Steven Umbrello Co-Authors New Paper Industry 5.0 and Human Values Applied Sciences

Although manufacturing companies are currently situated at a transition point in what has been called Industry 4.0, a new revolutionary wave—Industry 5.0—is emerging as an ‘Age of Augmentation’ when the human and machine reconcile and work in perfect symbiosis with one another. Recent years have indeed assisted in drawing attention to the human-centric design of Cyber-Physical Production Systems (CPPS) and to the genesis of the ‘Operator 4.0’, two novel concepts that raise significant ethical questions regarding the impact of tec...

Technopolitics > Philosophy > Affiliate Scholar > Steve Fuller
Livestream event on Steve Fuller’s Nietzschean Meditations Nietzschean Meditations

On Wednesday, 24 June (7 pm - 8.30 pm, London Time), Luke Mason will be interviewing Steve Fuller about his latest book, Nietzschean Meditations: Untimely Thoughts at the Dawn of the Transhuman Era. The event, which is part of the FUTURES Podcast series, will be livestreamed but registration is required.

Francaise > Technopolitics > Philosophy > Contributors > Cyril Gazengel
Cyril Gazengel
Le transhumanisme en Suède – historique, situation présente et futur incertain by Cyril Gazengel

Les premières initiatives dans les années 1990, les figures les plus célèbres et les réalisations importantes d’un des mouvements transhumanistes les plus anciens.

Vision > Bioculture > Fiction > Staff > Marcelo Rinesi
Marcelo Rinesi
Short story: Dream Job by Marcelo Rinesi

“I can’t sleep,” I complained to my therapist. The inhumanly empathetic rendering nodded.

Technopolitics > Philosophy > Fellows > Kevin LaGrandeur > Stefan Sorgner
IEEt Fellows Stefan Sorgner & Kevin LaGrandeur on Covid19 and the Posthuman Posthuman Forum

On May 30, 2020, IEET Fellows Kevin LaGrandeur and Stefan Sorgner were featured speakers at the international symposium hosted by NYU, the Global Posthuman Network, and the NY Posthuman Research Group.  The symposium, done via videoconference, was on the topic, “The Philosophical and Political Implications of Covid19 and the Posthuman.”  It was attended by 250 people from around the globe.  All talks were 5 minutes long, with Q&A after.

Francaise > Technopolitics > Philosophy > Contributors > EMG
EMG
Qui sait qu’il existe une recherche potentiellement fructueuse sur le rajeunissement ? by EMG

Interview pointue, drôle et éclairante du couple Conboy, chercheurs à Berkeley, qui travaille sur la purification du sang pour rajeunir l’organisme âgé et prévenir de nombreuses maladies.

Technopolitics > Sociology > Affiliate Scholar > Tsvi Bisk
Tsvi Bisk
Kneeling is NOT Disrespecting the Flag by Tsvi Bisk

Given that our emergent technologies have provided the entire human race with a ringside seat to the horrors of recent weeks, on the streets of the United States, it is entirely appropriate that the ‘pages’ of IEET reflect on the issue of kneeling NFL players, but do so in a deeper philosophical manner.