Charlie Kam, Conference Chairman of TransVision 2007 will host the event as Master of Ceremonies. He is a member of the Extropian Institute, World Transhumanist Association, Immortalist Institute, World Future Society, Singularity Institute and Alcor. Charlie is best known for his musical parody of Ray Kurzweil's Singularity, "I am the very model of a Singularitarian" which has been a favorite among transhumanist and futurist community blogs. As President of Greenpack Construction, Charlie builds state-of-art, solar powered homes that implement all types of recycling. Kam believes that the potential of solar power to safely and cleanly, solve most all of our world's energy problems, and decrease much of the pollution and environmental destruction caused by using fossil or nuclear energy, has been conspicuously ignored. Charlie Kam is taking action by building homes and buildings that attempt to provide all of the power by way of solar energy.
Five guests participated in a roundtable discussion about transhumanism, a movement that looks ahead to augmentation of human capabilities. ... More »Host: George Noory