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Zoltan Istvan 

Transhumanist Presidential Candidate

Bio

Bestselling visionary author Zoltan Istvan has explored over 100 countries—many as a journalist for the National Geographic Channel—writing, filming, and appearing in dozens of television stories, articles, and webcasts. Zoltan is a futurist and a 2016 US Presidential candidate of the Transhumanist Party. His work has been featured by The New York Times Syndicate, Outside, San Francisco Chronicle, BBC Radio, NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX, Animal Planet, and the Travel Channel.


He is a philosophy and religious studies graduate of Columbia University and resides in San Francisco with his daughter and physician wife. Zoltan recently published The Transhumanist Wager. The novel was a #1 bestseller in Philosophy and Sci-Fi Visionary on Amazon.

Presentation Summary

M Adventures as a pro-life extension US Presidential candidate:
Zoltan Istvan is a 2016 US Presidential candidate of the Transhumanist Party, whose most important platform is creating a government that encourages life extension science. Among the policies his campaign advocates for is treating aging as a disease, taking money from the military and putting it into science, and encouraging the use of bionics and synthetic parts in humans.

Istvan's Transhumanist Bill of Rights was delivered to the US Capitol via his Immortality Bus, a 40 foot vehicle shaped to appear as a coffin. The bus and it's 4 month tour across the country generated much media attention, and was never without a major media journalist on board. In his RAAD speech, Istvan will describe his adventures as a pro-life extension US Presidential candidate.

 

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