Molecular geneticist, pioneer in personal genomics and synthetic biology.
Brain prosthesis technology developer at the USC Center for Neuroengineering.
Visionary tech entrepreneur. Science sponsor: Oxford University's largest benefactor in 900 years.
A.I. Pioneer & Mind Theorist — Professor of Media Arts and Sciences, MIT, Media Lab.
Physician, entrepreneur, founder and chairman of the X PRIZE Foundation. Author of Abundance.
Visionary IT & Bio-entrepreneur — American lawyer, author, and life sciences entrepreneur. Founding CEO of United Therapeutics.
Director of Engineering at Google, famous inventor, author of How to Create a Mind.
Genius Android Creator
Director of the Intelligent Robotics Laboratory in Osaka, Japan.
Self-realized Siddha Master — Mahamandale-shwar of the Juna Akhara Order of Hindu Monks. Yoga master.
Quantum Consciousness Activist — Professor Emeritus at the Theoretical Physics Department of the University of Oregon.
Quantum Consciousness Theorist — Anesthesiolo- gist and professor at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona.
Optogenetics Neuro- engineer — Neuroscientist at MIT. Associate member of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research.
Android Tech Innovator
American robotics designer and researcher, creates androids: humanlike robots with intelligence and feelings.
Big History Forecaster
Director of the Eurasian Center for Big History and System Forecasting.
Quantum Consciousness Theorist — Co-creator of the Orch OR model of the quantum nature of con-
sciousness and memory.
Cognitive Enhancement Theorist — Philosopher at the Future of Humanity Institute. Editor of the Whole Brain Emulation Roadmap.
Psychophysiologist, founder of first Russian BCI laboratory.
Archbishop of Ottawa (Ret.) of the Orthodox Church in America.
Senior Research Scientist at the Duke University Center for Neuroengineering
Human Enhancement Trailblazer — Author of Body by Design: An Innovative Platform Diverse Body.
Artificial General Intelligence researcher
Founder, OpenCog Foundation. Chairman, Biomind LLC.
Professor, Honorary President and Founder of the Russian Association of Neuroinformatics.
Brain-machine interfaces, Neural ensemble computation, CIR, Biosystems & Computational Biology
Jewish Mystical Meditator
Cooperman/Ross Endowed Professor in Honor of Sister Rose Thering at Seton Hall University.
Chief scientist at the RAS Institute of Philosophy, Co-chair of the RAS Science Council on the Methodology of Artificial Intelligence.
Computational Neuroscien- tist, science curator in the whole brain emulation field, pioneering development of substrate-independent minds.
Bionic Arm Man
Former precious metals smelter. Pioneering user of the world's most advanced artificial arm.
Science-Spirituality Bridge-builder — Tibetan Buddhist Lama.
Founder and chair, 2045 Initiative. President, Global Future 2045 congress.
Astrophysicist, conceiver of the Snooks-Panov Curve which describes the coming technological singularity.
Renowned American writer and public figure. Moderator of GF2045's interfaith dialogue.
Mahamandaleshwar of the Juna Akhara Order of Hindu Monks. Russian yoga master.
Founding president of the Brain Preservation Foundation. Senior scientist, Howard Hughes Medical Institute's Janelia Farm Research Campus.