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Nikola Danaylov

Bestselling author of Conversations with the Future, Nikola Danaylov is a keynote speaker, futurist, strategic adviser, popular blogger and podcast host.  Nikola has spoken at public events on topics ranging from technology, transhumanism and the technological singularity to new media, blogging and podcasting. He has been ranked within the top 10 people the AI Elite follow on Twitter, profiled in Next Stage Rising Stars Magazine and has been interviewed himself for numerous documentary films, blogs, podcasts, magazines and newspapers. Nikola’s Singularity.FM interviews have had over 4 1/2 million views on iTunes and YouTube and have been featured on international TV networks as well as some of the biggest blogs in the world, such as BBC, MTV, Space, ArteTV, TV Japan, the Telegraph, io9, the Huffington Post, ZDNet, BoingBoing and others. Today Singularity Weblog is the biggest independent blog on related topics. The Singularity.FM podcast is the first, most popular and widely recognized interview series in the niche and, according to Prof. Roman Yampolskiy, Nikola has established himself as the “Larry King of the Singularity.” [Check out my Testimonials.] Nikola is a vegan who lives in Toronto, Canada with his beloved wife Julie and their 17-year-old Yorkshire Terrier Georgie.

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Conversations with the Future: 21 Visions for the 21st Century by Nikola Danaylov (2017)

"Why the politics of the future is technology and technology is the future of politics"   Singularity Weblog  (Mar 28, 2017)

"Why the politics of the future is technology and technology is the future of politics"   Singularity Weblog  (Mar 22, 2017)

"Why the Future adds 0 and what “Conversations with the Future” is about"   SingularityWeblog   (Feb 12, 2017)

"The Emperor Has No Clothes: Socrates Deconstructs Singularity University"   Singularity Weblog  (Nov 29, 2015)

"Calum Chace on Pandora’s Brain: AI is Coming and It Could Be the Best or the Worst Thing"   Singularity 1 on 1  (Mar 28, 2015)

"Transhumanism Needs to Establish a Meaning to Life"  (Jan 30, 2015)

"A Transhumanist Manifesto"   Singularity Weblog  (Nov 18, 2014)

"A Tour of the Cryonics Institute"   singularityweblog  (Oct 10, 2014)

"Bitcoin: The Financial Singularity is Here"  (Jul 17, 2014)

"The World is Transformed by Asking Questions [draft]"     (Mar 23, 2014)

"Humanity is Dead as the Dodo"  (Jul 24, 2013)

"Cyborg Cockroach Wired for Search and Rescue"   SingularityWeblog  (Oct 4, 2012)

"Bald Eagle Gets 3D Beak Prosthesis"   SingularityWeblog  (Sep 24, 2012)

"The Importance of Doubt, Asking Questions and Not Knowing"   SingularityWeblog  (Sep 13, 2012)

"Why I Am an Optimist"   SingularityWeblog  (Sep 8, 2012)

"Prometheus Gave Us Fire. Ridley Scott’s Film Gave Us Disappointment and all the Wrong Messages!"   SingularityWeblog  (Sep 2, 2012)

"Top 10 Reasons We Should NOT Fear The Singularity"   SingularityWeblog  (Aug 28, 2012)

"Top 10 Reasons We Should Fear The Singularity"   SingularityWeblog  (Aug 26, 2012)

"17 Definitions of the Technological Singularity"   SingularityWeblog  (Aug 22, 2012)

Recent Multimedia
Nikola Danaylov and David Wood on Transcending Politics   2018-03-17

Hamlet’s Transhumanist Dilemma: Will Technology Replace Biology?   2016-03-07

Singularity 1 on 1: Compassion is the reason to reverse aging!   2016-01-28

Socrates Deconstructs Singularity University   2015-12-13

Every Technology Has Both Negative and Positive Effects!   2015-10-13

Nikola Danaylov Soars to No. 1 Best Seller for Conversations With The Future (Feb 12, 2017)

IEET Affiliated Scholar Nikola Danaylov Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for Singularity1on1 (Sep 14, 2016)

New IEET Affiliate Scholars: Nikola Danaylov, Steve Fuller, Rene Milan, Tsvi Bisk (Sep 04, 2015)