I am delighted to invite you to a series of transhumanist conferences organized by IconTLV – Israel's International Science Fiction Festival, on October 16-27, 2011. These will include broad public sessions on Transhumanism, the academic conference on Transhumanism and Posthumanism, and the Unconference on Singularity.
The General IconTLV – Israel's International Science Fiction Festival website,
Including all the details on registration, venues, etc:
The main events
The main events will take place on October 16-18 (Sunday through Tuesday) at the Tel-Aviv Cinematheque,2 Sprinzak St., Tel Aviv
Please notice the panels on October 16 – “Bionic Man” (17.00), “Social justice in the future” (18.30), and “Life extension” (20.30), and on October 17 – “Future of Computing” (17.00), “Robotics” (19.00), and “Technological Singularity” (21.00) – all at Cinematheque 2.
Here is the General Festival Program
Israel’s Singularity Unconference
On Monday, October 17 · 9:30am – 5:00pm, at the HEMDA Center for Science Education, HaPardes St. 7, Tel-Aviv, in collaboration with The Interdisciplinary Center for Technology Analysis & Forecasting at the Tel-Aviv University and the IconTLV Festival
Details and registration:
A list of lectures proposed for the un-conference so far
The academic conference on Transhumanism and Posthumanism – “The Future of Humanity – Now”
On Monday, October 24th, 2011, 9.30-20.00, at the Van Leer Institute in Jerusalem,
43 Jabotinsky Street,Jerusalem.
Program details for the academic conference will be added soon
Here is some general information
These will be the very first broad public and academic events dedicated to Transhumanism and Singularity in Israel. Very much hoping to see you there!