GLOBAL FUTURE – 2045

Global Future – 2045 (GF-2045)

 “Modeling and Predicting Worldwide Dynamics”

The First Annual Congress

 

 

 

 

February 17 - 20, 2012

Moscow

 

Program

February 16 (Thursday)

Time

Event

 

Arrival of guests

Check-in at Radisson-Slavyanskaya Hotel

14.00 – 15.30

Opening roundtable discussion with journalists

“Investing in the Future: A Dialogue Between Business and Science”

  

February 17 (Friday)

Time

Event

09:00 – 10:00

Official registration of participants and accreditation for journalists

10:00 – 10:20

Opening Ceremony

(hosted by Dmitry Itskov, Akop Nazaretyan and David Christian

10:20 – 11:15

Raymond Kurzweil“The Acceleration of Technology in the 21st Century: the Impact on Business, the Economy, and Society” Transcript Video

11:15 – 11:30

Sergey Zhukov – Video Salutation Transcript Video

11:30 – 11:50

Sergey Krichevsky“Populating Beyond the Earth: Problems and Prospects for Expanding into Space” Transcript Video

11:50 - 12:10

Akop Nazaretyan“Big History as an Instrument for Strategic Forecasting: Problems at the Middle of the 21st Century” Video

12:10 - 12:30

Alexandr Panov“The Singularity of Evolution and the Future of Fundamental Science” Transcript Video

12:30 - 12:50

Michael Veller - “A man in the system of energoevolutionism” Video

12.50 - 14.00

Lunch break

14.00 – 14.25

Dmitry Strebkov“Prospects for Energy Resources Today” Video

14.25 - 14:50

Alexandr Galushkin, Vladimir Pavlovsky“The State and Potential Development of Robotics and Control Systems” Video

14:50 - 15:15

Alexandr Frolov“Cybernetic Medicine in the Present and Future” Video

15:15 - 15:40

Sergey Enikolopov“Ideology of immortality: psychological aspect” Video

15:40 - 16:05

Vladimir Pirozhkov“Innovative Breakthroughs and the Creativity of the Future” Video

16:05 - 16:30

Aleksandr Kudryavtsev“Global Trends in the Development of Technological Civilization: Freedom through Slavery” Video

16.30 – 16.55

Fred Spier“Big History and the Future of Humanity” Transcript Video

16:55 - 17:30

Coffee-break for roundtable participants

17.30 – 19.30

Panel discussion: “Big History as an Instrument for Creating Forecasting Models: Methods for Making Global Forecasts”

   

February 18 (Saturday)

Time

Event

10:00 – 10:15

Dmitry Bulatov“Techno-Biological Art: The New Condition of the Living” Video

10:15 – 10:40

Sergey Varfolomeev“The Individualization of Human Energy and Direct Electrical Supply to Each Metabolism” Video

10:40 – 11:05

Randal Koene The engineering challenge to make minds substrate-independent via whole brain emulation within our lifetimesTranscript Video

11:05– 11:25

Vitaly Dunin-Barkovsky“The Russian Brain Revetse Engineering project” Transcript Video

11:25 - 11:45

David Dubrovsky – “Consciousness and brain: human nature transformation perspectives” Video

11:45 - 11:55

Anders Sandberg – Video Salutation Transcript Video

11:55 - 12:15

Aleksandr Kaplan“The Integration of the Human Brain into Control Systems for Anthropomorphic Devices Using Brain-Computer Interface Technology” Transcript Video

12:15 - 13:30

Lunch break

13:30 - 13:55

Oleg Bakhtiyarov“Activating Resources of Consciousness as the Basis for Forming Qualitatively New Technologies” Video

13:55 – 14:20

Swami Vishnudevananda Giri Ji Maharaj“Transcendental Transhumanism as the Probable Future of Humankind” Transcript Video

14:20 – 14:55

 

Viktor Petrenko“Psycho-practices as the Key to Cosmic ConsciousnessTranscript Video

14:55 – 15:20

 

Craig Benjamin“Building a Synthesis of Scientific Theories & Spiritual Traditions in the University Undergraduate Classroom” Video

15:45 – 16:10

David Christian“Comparative Humanoid Histories” Transcript Video

16:10 - 16.40

Coffee break for roundtable participants

16:40 – 19.40

Panel discussion: “Probable Future Scenarios. The Snooks-Panov Vertical and Other Possibilities, Scenario 2 for 2045”

 

February 19 (Sunday)

Time

Event

10:00 – 10:15

Nick Bostrom Video Salutation Transcript Video

10:15 – 10:35

Eric Chaisson“Cultural Evolution in a Universal Context: Will Si-based Machines Dominate C-based Humans in 2045?” Video

10:35 – 10:55

Aleksandr Lvovsky“Quantum Technologies and Singularity” Video

10:55 – 11:15

Dmitry Leontyev“The Future as a Space for the Possible” Video

11:15 – 11:35

Archbishop Lazar Puhalo“Models of Reality as Sources of Conflict” Video

11:35 – 11:55

Lowell Gustafson“Religion in the Age of Human Politics” Video

11:55 – 12:15

Lama Gonbo Dorje The Boddhiman as a Hero of a New AgeTranscript Video

12:15 – 12:35

Alan Fransis“The Proto-Science of Consciousness” Transcript Video

12:35 – 14:00

Lunch break

14:00 – 14:20

Maxim Kalashnikov“Singularity-2045 or a New Dark Age” Video

14:20 – 14:40

 

Sergey Pereslegin“Contemporary version of the phase model: Mainstream technology behind the phase barrier” Transcript Video

14:40 - 14:55

Pavel Luksha“Education in the Future” Video

14:55 - 15:15

Vadim Kazutinsky“Possible scenarios for the development of civilization in the context of universal history” Video

15:15 - 15:35

Joseph Voros –  “Macro-Prospection: Thinking about the future using macro- and Big History” Video

15:35  – 16:00

Timur Schukin“The ‘Avatar’ Project” Video

16:00 - 16:20

Danila Medvedev“The Possibility of Building a Utopia” Video

16:20 - 16:40

Leonid Grinin, Andrei Korotaev“Global technological transformations and global future” Video

16:40 - 17:10

Coffee break

17:10 - 17:30

David Hookes“The Realisation of our Species-Being in the Quantum-Digital Age” Video

17:30 - 17:50

John Smart“The Race to Inner Space: Seeing, Guiding and Benefiting from Humanity’s Faster, Smaller, Smarter, and Wealthier Future” Video

17:50 - 18:15

Barry Rodrigue“Manifesto for a New Millennium” Transcript Video

18:15 - 18:30

Dmitry Itskov“Global Future 2045 results” Transcript  Video

  

February 20 (Monday)

Time

Event

10.00 – 11.30

Panel discussion: “Challenges Connected with Developing Strategic Concepts”

12.00 – 12.30

Coffee break

12.30 – 14.00

Concluding Plenary Session, Summary, Vote on Congress Resolution. Closing Ceremony

 

 

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