Kristin: Disappointed that the Festival of Ideas has ended, and that the Festival of Unpopular Culture is coming to a close? Wishing you had a chance to engage in more challenging discussions?
It’s not over! This Monday 17th October, we’re hosting a free “Science in the Pub” on human enhancement.The panel is being presented by presented by the National Enabling Technologies Strategy (DIISR) as part of the AusBiotech conference. We’ll be discussing enhanced longevity, stem cells, regenerative medicine, bionics, cognitive therapies and more with a panel including:
- Prof. Peter Blamey, Deputy Director, Bionics Institute
- Gavin Artz, CEO of the Australian Network for Art & Technology
- Dr Rob Sparrow, Visiting Fellow, Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine, University of Sydney
It will be held at The Gallery on Waymouth from 6-8pm. You can RSVP through Evenbrite at http://humanenhancement.eventbrite.com/