12th Annual Colloquium on the Law of Futuristic Persons
*Conference times subject to change based on number of speakers*
Terasem Island Conference Center, Second Life
Sunday, December 10, 2017
10AM - 1PM PST / 1PM - 4PM EST / 6PM - 9PM GMT
Theme: Analysis of State Laws on the Reversal of Legal Determinations of Death
WHO: Lawyers, Legal Professionals, Policymakers, Computer Scientists, Roboticists, Neuroscientists, Biologists, Bioethicists, MDs, Psychiatrists/Psychologists, Human/Civil Rights Activists and Information Technologists interested in the law of futuristic persons.
WHAT: The colloquium is an exchange of scholarly views associated with the arying state laws and how they will pertain to people revived from cryopreservation.
WHERE: Terasem Island Conference Center in Second Life (http://secondlife.com, coordinates: 132.177.33), an on-line virtual community. Upon presentation acceptance, we will be pleased to provide you with the necessary acquaintance and instruction to participate in the Terasem Island/Second Life virtual colloquium. All colloquium proceedings are open to the general, virtual public and may be subsequently archived online for free public access.
WHEN: Sunday, December 10, 2017, 10AM – 1PM PST / 1PM - 4PM EST / 6PM – 9PM GMT.
WHY: To develop an optimal body of law to accommodate emergent needs.
HOW: Submit a title and 100-word abstract for a 20-minute PowerPoint presentation to Lori@TerasemCentral.org no later than October 15, 2017. Accepted presenters are notified by November 1, 2017. Each presenter is allotted up to 20 minutes to make their PowerPoint presentation to the Colloquium attendees as well as to the general, virtual Second Life public. Up to a 20-minute discussion period follows each presentation. Selected papers will be published in the Colloquium;s online archive.
Submissions & Further Information:
Contact: Terasem Movement, Inc.
ATTN: Lori Rhodes
201 Oak Street
Melbourne Beach, Florida 32951
Phone: 321-676-3690 / Fax: 321-676-3691
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