Schlagwort: human

BCSSS Member pitched Book on Transhuman: Biohackers and Immortalists at MIT Press Pitchfest

BCSSS member, Michele Battle-Fisher, was one of seven finalists to pitch a science and technology book idea at the first annual MIT Press Pitchfest, called the „Shark Tank“ of book publishing. She competed for the chance to workshop her Transhuman

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Lecture and Discussion with Cadell Last on Global Brain Singularity: Universal history, future evolution and humanity’s dialectical horizon

On September 25th close to thirty people, at the BCSSS and in the online live webcast, attended Cadell Last’s lecture on his PhD thesis, his “life time project”, which he presented for the very first time in a public event.

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Successful programme by David Rousseau, leader of the BCSSS Research Group Systems Science and Philosophy, at INCOSE International Workshops (INCOSE IW18)

David Rousseau, leader of the BCSSS Research Group Systems Science and Philosophy participated in this year’s INCOSE International Workshops (International Council on Systems Engineering) (INCOSE IW18) from 20th – 23rd January 2018 in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. Following an overview session on Model-Based

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Is there still a distinction between a Human and a Robot?

The IEEE („Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers“ – the world’s largest professional association) recently published Version 2 of Ethically Aligned Design: A Vision for Prioritizing Human Well-being with Autonomous and Intelligent Systems (A/IS), produced by the IEEE Global Initiative on

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Call for Proposals! 10th Congress of the European Union for Systemics 2018

EUS – UES 2018 A Systemic Vision of the Crises From optimization to change strategy? 10th Congress of the European Union for Systemics 15th to 17th October 2018 Brussels, Belgium   Although raised many times on other congresses, the theme

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Economy in Transition – Rethinking Society for the 21st Century

Stefan Blachfellner, Managing Director of the Bertalanffy Center for the Study of Systems Science, was one of the invited international and national Experts in the Think Tank Symposium „Economy in Transition. The Economics of 2030 and Beyond“ from 22nd –

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BCSSS Dialogue. April 12th 2017 „The Utopia of Universal Control: Critical Thoughts on Transhumanism“

On April 12th 2017 the Bertalanffy Center invites to a discussion on Transhumanism introduced by a critical talk by Janina Loh „The Utopia of Universal Control: Critical Thoughts on Transhumanism“ and a statement „The Ghost of Transhumanism and the Sentience

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Humanism under attack

In the framework of cooperation of the Bertalanffy Center with the Centre of Social Ontology, one research project was finalised (Social Morphogenesis – the proofs of the 5th volume are currently verified) and a new one was commenced.  During the first week of January, the

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