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