For those in the Toronto area, the Toronto Transhumanist Association is hosting a talk on radical life extension this coming Thursday:
Title: Universal Superlongevity: Is It Inevitable And Is It Good?
Date: Thursday, April 20, 2006 @ 7:00PM
Description: The Toronto Transhumanist Association is hosting a talk by Mark Walker Ph.D. on the topic of radical life extension. Given the potential for dramatic medical interventions that could end the processes of aging within a few decades, Dr. Walker will explore the social and ethical implications of 'superlongevity' and a posthuman future.
Fee: no charge
Venue: Bahen Centre for Information Technology
40 St. George Street, Room 1200