Monthly Archives: February 2016

[Press] Official Summary of the TNC Convention 2016

The Official Summary of the TNC Convention for 2016 includes:

The new official Board of directors includes:

The Executive Committee: Continue reading

[press] Official Statement to the TNC Convention 2016 by Dr. Amon Twyman

[TPG] STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF THE (US) TRANSHUMAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE

The following is an open letter being read as an address at the (US) Transhuman National Committee convention on 27th February 2016:

My name is Amon Twyman, and I am making this statement in my capacity as Leader of the Transhumanist Party, a registered political party in the United Kingdom, and as a founder of the worldwide Transhumanist Party movement. Continue reading

[press] Official Statement to the TNC Convention 2016 by Lincoln Cannon

“I support the Transhuman National Committee in its goal to influence governance in the United States of America on behalf of Transhumanists in a democratic manner, reflecting our diversity, and with secular neutrality toward traditional and emerging cultures. I also encourage other religious Transhumanists to support the Transhuman National Committee in this goal, and to do so in a manner that exemplifies an undaunting commitment to constructive engagement with our non-religious peers.” (Lincoln Cannon, co-founder of the Mormon Transhumanist Association and co-founder of the Christian Transhumanist Association)

 

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[press] Official Statement to the TNC Convention 2016 by David Brin

It is, of course, wise and beneficial to peer ahead for potential dangers and problems — one of the central tasks of high-end science fiction. Alas, detecting that a danger lurks is easier than prescribing solutions that can prevent it. Take the plausibility of malignant AI, remarked-upon recently by luminaries ranging from Stephen Hawking to Elon Musk. Indeed, my own novels contain some chilling warnings about failure modes with our new, cybernetic children. Continue reading

[press] Transhuman National Committee (TNC) Convention – 02016

The TNC Convention is a virtual streaming convention that will decide who is on the executive committee, who is on the board and what the platform that the TNC will use as the basis for lobby efforts and other political action by the TNC.  This convention will be the basis for driving a political transhumanist agenda in DC. Continue reading

[press] Unanimous AI Powering the 02016 TNC Convention

Unanimous AI in an effort to support NPO’s like the TNC has agreed to support the TNC convention with integration with our member portal (http://members.TranshumanPolitics.com/) as the voting platform for the 02016 convention.  This move shows the TNC’s willingness to focus on new and emerging technologies as the basis for running 21st century organizations.  Using this kind of technology also showcases how large organizations can move past old methods todo things better and more effectively.

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