ALCOR - 40 CONFERENCEShaping the NEXT 40 Years
*The regular monthly meetup will not be held at Jack's house, since we are having the conference that weekend*
Scottsdale Plaza Resort
7200 North Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
Alcor is celebrating its 40th Anniversary at this Conference! In trying to keep costs as low as possible, registration includes: Conference materials and all presentations; three meals at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort on Saturday; a continental breakfast at the Resort and an Open House Cookout at the Alcor Foundation on Sunday.
Conference Registration is $365 for Alcor members and $385 for non-members. We will give full credit of the registration fee toward Alcor membership sign-up fees.
You may register by using the PayPal button listed on http://www.alcor.org/conferences/2012/index.html, or with a credit card by calling Bonnie at Alcor:[masked] ext. 114, or by sending a check to Alcor Life Extension Foundation, 7895 East Acoma Drive Suite 110, Scottsdale, Arizona 85260.
Conference Schedule (tentative)
Friday October 19, 2012
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Registration 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Reception 8:00 pm Welcome Address 10:00 pm until late Networking
Saturday October 20, 2012
7:30 am - 12:00 noon Registration 7:30 am - 8:30 am Breakfast
9:00 am - 9:10 am Robert Littlefield Welcome from the City of Scottsdale 9:10 am - 9:15 am Max More Opening remarks 9:15 am - 9:50 am Greg Fahy Progress Toward Reversible Cryopreservation of Complex Systems 9:50 am - 10:25 am Chana de Wolf
Aschwin de Wolf Cryopreservation of the Ischemic Brain 10:25 am - 10:50 am Break 10:50 am - 11:10 pm Max More Cryonics Procedures and Improvements at Alcor 11:10 am - 11:45 am Keegan Macintosh Legal Strategies for Cryonicists 11:45 am - 12:35 pm Panel Long Term Financial Planning 12:35 pm - 2:10 pm Lunch Buffet
2:10 pm - 3:00 pm Panel Medical Monitoring Devices 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Anders Sandberg Rational Decision Making About Future Technology 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Max More Improving Your Prospects for an Optimal Cryopreservation 4:00 pm - 4:25 pm Break 4:25 pm - 5:00 pm Todd Huffman Advances in Neuroscience: Implications for Cryonics 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm Sebastian Seung Connectomics and Cryonics 5:35 pm - 6:10 pm Discussion Discussion of Sebastian Seung’s talk 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Sign-Up Salon (continued on Sunday afternoon, by appointment) 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Banquet Dinner
10:00 pm until late Networking
Sunday October 21, 2012
7:00 am - 9:00 am Breakfast
9:30 am - 10:05 am Catherine Baldwin From Bedside to Clinic: The Evolving Care of Cryopreservation Patients 10:05 am - 10:40 am Aubrey de Grey Experimental Rejuvenation Research: An Update 10:40 am - 11:00 am Break 11:00 am - 11:35 am Joshua Mitteldorf Directions for Medical Research: Four Paths to Extending Life 11:35 am - 12:10 pm Michael Rose How to Control Your Aging 12:10 pm - 12:20 pm Break 12:20 pm - 12:55 pm Panel Panel with de Grey, Mitteldorf, and Rose 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm Alcor Open House
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm Sign-Up Salon (by appointment)
I hope to see everyone there!