The Society for Venturism will hold its END DEATH - Cryonics Convention this November 7, 8 and 9, 2014, at cryonicist Don Laughlin's Riverside Resort in Laughlin, Nevada.
Are Death and Taxes No Longer Inevitable?
Larry Page, the CEO of Google, has started a new company called Calico which has the mission, according to its website, of "tackling aging, one of life’s greatest mysteries."
Aubrey de Grey, Ph.D., the freethinking gerontologist, says in his TED Talk.that "a lot of people alive today are going to live to 1,000 or more."
And inventor Ray Kurzweil, called by the Wall Street Journal "the closest thing to a Thomas Edison of our time," says that “We have the means right now to live long enough to live forever.” (The Singularity is Near, p. 371.)
Are we therefore on the threshold of being able to live indefinitely, as Robert Ettinger predicted 50 years ago in his visionary book, The Prospect of Immortality, which started the cryonics movement? To find out, you are invited to a cryonics, life extension and transhumanism convention at Don Laughlin’s Riverside Resort Hotel & Casino will be held this November 7, 8 and 9, 2014, in the Riverside’s scenic Starview Room overlooking the Colorado River.