Nick Bostrom

Sectors: Longevity Legends, Policy

Professor Bostrom has a background in physics, computational neuroscience, and mathematical logic as well as philosophy.
In 2014 he was included on Prospect magazine’s World Thinkers list, the youngest person in the top 15 from all fields and the highest-ranked analytic philosopher. He is also the recipient of a Eugene R Gannon Award (one person selected annually worldwide from the fields of philosophy, mathematics, the arts and other humanities, and the natural sciences). He is the author of some 200 publications, and his writings have been translated into 22 languages.

Nick is a philosopher and a transhumanist. His work on bioethics provides compelling arguments in favor of aging research and human life-extension.