Highlighting the H+ Summit 2020

Originally published on 6 July 2020.

Transhumanist UK, a technoprogressive organisation committed to positive social change through technology, highlights and anticipates the H+ Summit which is taking place on 7th and 8th July 2020.

The H+ Summit is organised by Humanity+, with video hosting by SingularityNET.

Some details of the schedule and the talks may be subject to change. For the latest information about the H+ Summit and to register to attend, see this Eventbrite page.

The H+ Summit features 18 speakers and three panels. It addresses the following themes, anticipating a better world ahead:

  • Beyond pandemic: a world free from the threat of infectious diseases
  • Beyond mortality: a world that is, likewise, free from the threat of chronic diseases or other age-related disabilities
  • Beyond scarcity: a world without destructive competition for resources
  • Beyond cruelty: a world in which we are kinder and more compassionate to ourselves, to each other, and to the environment in which we live.

The times in the video are in UTC+0. Add one hour to find the time in BST. For example, the talk by Ben Goertzel will start at 6.15pm BST (UK time) on Tuesday 7th July.

Credit: The music in this video is “Thunderstorm” by Hanu Dixit from the YouTube library of royalty-free music.

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