Conference, Humans & Machines

10:00 / 14 Sep, The Hall

Hacking the Human

Speakers: Saeid Esmaeilzadeh, Emma Lundberg, Martina Supercat Johansson - What will it mean to be human when our DNA can be edited, our illnesses cured and our abilities boosted?



In this session, we will discuss the future of being human. What will it even mean to be human when illnesses of all sorts can be cured, DNA edited, and our bodies and minds can be boosted with various techniques? When do we cease to be human? In the long-term, who will be worthy to live and who will not?

 

Speakers

Saeid Esmaeilzadeh – Co-founder of Serendipity Group

Emma Lundberg – Director at Cell Atlas

Martina Supercat Johansson – Science Savvy Biohacker & Author

 

Moderator

Maddy Savage



What is Gather?
Gather is a two day conference based on 5 core themes broken down into theme sessions with inspiring on stage discussions and box talks. Pair these with our Innovation Labs and pepper with one-of-a-kind activities like our Innovation On the Menu initiative or the city wide Gather Music Festival lineup.
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