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Giulio Prisco

Giulio Prisco is a writer, technology expert, futurist and transhumanist. A former manager in European science and technology centers, he writes and speaks on a wide range of topics, including science, information technology, emerging technologies, virtual worlds, space exploration and future studies. Giulio is especially interested in the convergence of science, technology, and spirituality. In 2002-2008 he served on the Board of Directors of Humanity Plus, of which he was Executive Director, and serves as President of the Italian Transhumanist Association.


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Books
Pourquoi le transhumanisme? by Alexandre Technoprog (2018)

Still Think Robots Can’t Do Your Job?: Essays on Automation and Technological Unemployment by Riccardo Campa (2018)

Longevity Promotion: Multidisciplinary Perspectives by Illia Stambler (2017)

Philosophy’s Future: The Problem of Philosophical Progress by Russell Blackford and Damien Broderick eds. (2017)

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

Articles
"Jacques Testart transhumaniste?"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Apr 19, 2019)

"Reflections on James Hughes’ Problems of Transhumanism (Part 4)"   US Transhumanist Party  (Apr 18, 2019)

"Reflections on James Hughes’ Problems of Transhumanism (Part 3)"   US Transhumanist Party  (Apr 11, 2019)

"Séquencer son ADN : comment fait-on ? que dit la loi ? quels sont les enjeux ?"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Apr 5, 2019)

"Reflections on James Hughes’ Problems of Transhumanism (Part 2)"   US Transhumanist Party  (Apr 4, 2019)

"Reflections on James Hughes’ Problems of Transhumanism (Part 1)"   Transhumanist Party  (Apr 2, 2019)

"AIs are scapegoats and it’s us who end up bleeding"   blog.rinesi.com  (Mar 31, 2019)

"Les promesses de la réalité virtuelle : ce qu’elle va changer"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Mar 22, 2019)

"Réponse au journal Le Monde : “La résistible ascension du transhumanisme”"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Mar 15, 2019)

"“Alita : Battle Angel” : qu’est-ce qu’être “humain”?"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Mar 8, 2019)

"Jacques Testart transhumaniste?"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Mar 1, 2019)

"The hedonic treadmill (4/4) : Améliorer notre accès au bonheur ?"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Feb 28, 2019)

"[Vidéo] AI Superpowers : automatisation, chômage et utilité social"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Feb 26, 2019)

"[Vidéo] Le transhumanisme sera-t-il réservé aux riches ?"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Feb 24, 2019)

"SMI²LE : les voyages de Timothy Leary"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Feb 21, 2019)

"De l’invisibilité du changement"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Feb 18, 2019)

"[Vidéo] Pourquoi faire reconnaître le vieillissement comme une maladie ?"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Feb 15, 2019)

"[Billet + vidéo] Longévité, automatisation et temps libre"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Feb 11, 2019)

"CRIPSR contre le VIH en Afrique ?"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Feb 7, 2019)

"Thérapie CRISPR-Cas9 : prix, mécanismes, de la première cellule à l’adulte"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Feb 4, 2019)

Upcoming Appearances
Call for Papers—American Academy of Religion Human Enhancement and Transhumanism Unit ( - Nov 23, 2019)

11th Beyond Humanism Conference ( - Jul 09, 2019)

Recent Multimedia
#55 - Baum on the Long-Term Future of Human Civilisation   2019-04-14

Episode #54 - Sebo on the Moral Problem of Other Minds   2019-04-04

Episode #51 - Moen on the Unabomber’s Ethics   2019-03-28

Episode #48 - Gunkel on Robot Rights   2019-03-21

Episode #46 - Minerva on the Ethics of Cryonics   2019-03-14

News
CFP Delphi: Interdisciplinary Review of Emerging Technologies (Apr 17, 2019)

IEET Managing Director Steven Umbrello Publishes new paper on Lethal Autonomous Weapons (Apr 13, 2019)

IEET fellow Riccardo Campa Co-Authors new Paper on Space Mining (Apr 13, 2019)

IEET Managing Director Steven Umbrello Publishes New Paper on Technology Design (Apr 12, 2019)

A team of researchers including IEET fellow Riccardo Campa explains why genetic enhancement is needed for crewed Mars mission (Mar 20, 2019)

Past Appearances
9th International Colloquium on the Philosophy of Technology (Buenos Aires, Argentina. - Nov 20, 2018)

Sorgner @ Future of the Humanities (Ewha Womans University, Seoul - Nov 16, 2018)

Transvision Madrid (Madrid, Spain - Oct 19, 2018)

24th World Congress of Philosophy (Qinhuangdao , Hebei province, China - Aug 09, 2018)

LaGrandeur @ INTAL Conference (Buenos Aires, Argentina - Jul 12, 2018)