7th Alcor Conference-Endeavor for Life – Registration Deadlines

October 5-7, 2007
Scottsdale, Arizona
Hilton Scottsdale Resort

Registration of $395 ends August 31st; September 1st & after $495

Join us to discover the world’s leader in the most ambitious life extension endeavor ever: CRYONICS. Learn about the cryopreservation process, the possibility of repairing cryopreserved individuals, and how present day technology and research are moving the industry forward. A compelling speaker lineup highlights the rich history of the cryonics industry, addresses religious and ethical considerations, and offers expert answers to your common questions.

Possibilities for living longer are also explored. Ever wonder whether regenerative medicine developed from stem cell technology can stop age-related diseases? Find out from Dr. Michael West of Advanced Cell Technology, a leading biotechnology firm making headlines around the world. Plus, gain inside information about the human aging experiment conducted at the Kronos Science Laboratory.

Registration includes all meals, a tour of the Alcor Foundation, and opportunities to make lasting friendships with Alcor members, supporters and staff. The next Alcor conference will not be until 2009, so don’t miss this opportunity.
Speaker topics:
Steve Bridge – Why We Are Here and Where We Are Going
Aubrey de Grey, Ph.D. – Is it Politically Safe for a Biologist to Support Cryonics Publicly?
Steven Harris, M.D. – Rapid Hypothermia Induction Methods and Brain Oxygen Requirements in Resuscitation and Cryonics
Chris Heward, Ph.D. – The Kronos Longitudinal Aging Study: The Measurement of Human Aging
Calvin Mercer, Ph.D. – Cryonics and Religion: Friends or Foes?
Ralph Merkle, Ph.D. – Molecular Nanotechnology and the Repair of Cryopreserved Patients
Christine Peterson – Life Extension: Good News, Bad News, Surprising News
Michael West, Ph.D. – Immortal Cells: The Prospect of Regenerative Medicine
Brian Wowk, Ph.D. – Common Questions about Cryobiology and Cryonics
David Crippen, M.D., Tanya Jones, Leslie Whetstine, Ph.D., Aschwin de Wolf – Human Cryopreservation and Critical Care Medicine (Panel)
Attendees called last year’s event:
“Entertaining and Educational”
“Straight-Forward, Easy to Understand”
“Engaging and Credible”
“Thorough and Upbeat”
“In many ways it was the best cryonics conference I have ever attended. The real quality was in the combination of intelligent, interesting people who were there, from speakers to long-time cryonicists to people meeting cryonicists for the first time.”
— Steve Bridge, former Alcor President
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