Talks

 2017 - SwissLife - DigiDays 

2017 - SwissLife - DigiDays 

 

Invited speaker

  • 2019. Humains augmentés et transhumanisme, réflexions éthiques. Annual Congress of the FSFA - Fondation suisse pour la formation par l’audiovisuel. Bern, Switzerland. March 14, 2019
  • 2018. L'IA à l'ère de l'augmentation humaine: réflexion éthique. EthiX: Lab for Innovation Ethics. Lausanne. June 7, 2018
  • 2018. AI in the Age of Human Enhancement. Cercle international de Genève. Brocher Fondation. June 6, 2018 
  • 2018. Digitalization of Homo Sapiens. Ethical Reflections. WHO Lunch Seminar. Geneva, April 10, 2018
  • 2018. Humains augmentés et transhumanisme: enjeux éthiques. University of Lausanne. CAS Ethique, santé et environnement. March 23, 2018
  • 2018. Vulnerability in the Age of Human Enhancement. Brocher Foundation. March 6, 2018
  • 2018. Outsourcing our moral decisions to machines: ethical inquiry, with reference to Minority Report (2002: Spielberg) and Black Mirror. SNF Workshop. University of Zurich. Jan 31, 2018
  • 2017. A moral app to make me virtuous. Can artificial intelligence and Big Data be useful for moral bio-enhancement? Iranian Association of Ethics in Science and Technology.1st international congress on Ethics of Science and Technology. December 4-8, 2017
  • 2017. La digitalisation d'Homo sapiens : réflexions éthiques. 26ème Journée de rencontre du Genève Lab. Genève, Nov 14, 2017
  • 2017. The Death of Death and Transhumanism. Znacht der Zukünfte: Tod, Zurich, Switzerland, Nov 9, 2017. 
  • 2017. Intelligence artificielle et transhumanisme. Société Suisse de Zofingue, University of Lausanne, Oct 27, 2017
  • 2017. Les sciences humaines: un outil pour lutter contre la déshumanisation. Assemblée générale de l'Association valaisanne des professionnels des sciences humaines, Sion, Switzerland. Oct 17, 2017
  • 2017. Améliorer ses décisions morales via une intelligence artificielle? Réflexions éthiques. Forum Economique Rhodanien, Martigny, Switzerland. Sept 15, 2017
  • 2017. L’homme augmenté ? Questions éthiques. Musée romain de Lausanne. Sept 6, 2017
  • 2017. Humains, Posthumains. S’augmenter oui, mais pourquoi?. MAS Quality and Strategy Management, HES-SO. Sierre, Switzerland. June 23, 2017
  • 2017. Humanity+: towards what do we wish to enhance? Yonsei-UNIGE Theological Conference, University of Geneva, June 22, 2017
  • 2017. A quoi bon... devenir des super humains! Café scientifique, Genève, Switzerland. May 29, 2017
  • 2017. La paraplégie demain : perspectives et enjeux. Table ronde. ParaRomandie 1ère rencontre romande de paraplégie. Suva, Sion. May 13, 2017
  • 2017. Superhumains.ch passés, présents, futurs. Théâtre du Crochetan, Monthey. May, 2017
  • 2017. Humanity+: Ethical Inquiry. SwissLife, Zurich. March, 2017
  • 2017. Humains augmentés: Enjeux éthiques. Haute école de gestion, Geneva. April 7, 2017
  • 2017. Superhumains.ch: Perspectives artistiques sur l‘Homme augmenté. Forum Européen de Bioéthique, Starsbourg. Feb, 2017
  • 2016. Science fiction and human enhancement: An analysis of the movie In Time (2011). Lunchtime Seminar, Institute of Biomedical Ethics and History of Medicine, University of Zurich. April 13, 2016
  • 2016. Medical humanities – a brief international overview. Workshop: Medical Humanities: Mapping the Landscape, Center for Medical Humanities, University of Zurich. April 5, 2016
  • 2016. A ‘Youthful’ and Artistic Analysis of the Ethics of Human Enhancement. Journal Club, Humanities in Healthcare, University of Calgary, Canada, Jan 28, 2016
  • 2016. Introduction à l’augmentation humaine. Fondation Brocher: 200 years of Frankenstein. June 11, 2016
  • 2016. L’Homme augmenté, est-il toujours un Homme? Association des étudiants en philosophie de l’Université de Neuchâtel. March 23, 2016. 
  • 2015. Human enhancement: ethical issues. TEDGlobal>Geneva. Workshop : ‘Superhuman theme day’. Dec 8, 2015
  • 2015. Human Enhancement: the Ethics of Engineering our common Future. Pfizer series on ‘Ethik und Mensh’. Pfizer, Zurich, Switzerland, Nov 26, 2015
  • 2015. Augmentation humaine et sport pour handicapés. Colloque Sport et Handicap « Etre handicapé, devenir champion ». University of Lausanne, Nov 13, 2015
  • 2015. Enhancement as Medicine? Workshop: Was ist Medizin? Perspektiven aus den Medical Humanities. University of Zurich, Nov 5, 2015
  • 2015. Enhancing towards the ‘Last Universal Common Descendant’. Philosophy and Theology of Immortality, Hull, UK. May 22, 2015.
  • 2015. Response to Nicolas Agar regarding his book Truly Human Enhancement. American Philosophy Association conference. Vancouver, Canada. April 3, 2015
  • 2015. An introduction to the ethics of human enhancement. Winter School on Human Enhancement. University of Zurich. March 4, 2015
  • 2014. Ethique et amélioration humaine: Demain, tous des X-men? Symposium PI. Conference at the Crochetan Theater, Monthey, Switzerland. Nov 28, 2014
  • 2012. Perfection and enhancement: should we speak of the ideal self? Research Colloquium on Biomedical Ethics. Institute of Biomedical Ethics, University of Zurich, Switzerland. Dec 10, 2012
  • 2010. Human enhancement and transhumanism. Panel Discussion. University of British Columbia, Canada. May 27, 2010
 Ethique et numérique. Geneva Lab. Round table with Jonathan Normand, Nicoletta Iacobacci, Bernard Stiegler, and Johann Roduit

Ethique et numérique. Geneva Lab. Round table with Jonathan Normand, Nicoletta Iacobacci, Bernard Stiegler, and Johann Roduit

Selected speaker

  • 2017. Delegating moral decisions to algorithms Ethical inquiry. Swiss Society of Bioethics. November 24, 2017
  • 2016. Superhumains.ch: artistic perspectives on human enhancement. 13th World Congress of Bioethics, Edinburgh. June 2016
  • 2015. Superhumains.ch: A ‘youthful’ analysis of human enhancement. Swiss Society of Biomedical Ethics, Bigorio, Switzerland, Nov 28, 2015
  • 2014. Superhumains.ch: l’amélioration humaine vue par les ados. Swiss Society of Biomedical Ethics, Bigorio, Switzerland, Nov 6, 2014
  • 2014. The morality of human enhancement and the capability approach. 6th Conference of the Beyond Humanism Conference Series – Posthuman Politics. University of the Aegean, Mytilini, Greece. Sept 25-28, 2014
  • 2014. The ideal human as a guide to human enhancement? 12th World Congress of Bioethics. Mexico City, Mexico. June 26, 2014
  • 2014. Enhancing towards the ideal human? A capability approach to assess the morality of human enhancement. 2nd International workshop in practical ethics: Bioethics and human enhancement. University of Granada, Spain. June 16, 2014
  • 2014. The ideal human and enhancement: a capability approach. Applied Ethics Seminar. University of Oxford, England. June 4, 2014
  • 2014. The capability approach and human enhancement. The Ockham Society of the University of Oxford, England. June 2, 2014
  • 2013. Evaluating human enhancements: the importance of ideals. Applied Ethics Seminar. University of Oxford, England.Nov 20, 2013
  • 2013. Human enhancement and perfectionist assumptions. Swiss Society of Biomedical Ethics, Bigorio, Switzerland. Nov 7, 2013
  • 2013. Examining underlying perfectionist assumptions found in the debate about the ethics of human enhancement. Conference: The Posthuman: Differences, Embodiments, Performativity. University of Roma 3, Italy. Sep 15, 2013
  • 2012. What does enhancement mean? Distinguishing between a backward and forward-looking approach to improvement. Swiss Society of Biomedical Ethics, Bigorio, Switzerland. Nov 8, 2012
  • 2012. Human Enhancement: An overview of the debate. Seminar on Bioethics Institut für Bio- und Medizinethik, University of Basel, Switzerland. Oct 18, 2012
  • 2012. The relationship between human enhancement and the idea of perfection. Revisiting definitions in the debate. Enhancement, emerging technologies, and social challenges. Inter-University Center, Dubrovnik, Croatia. Sep 11, 2012
  • 2012. What does Enhancement mean? The debate between idealists and non-idealists. Seminar Course at the Institute of Biomedical Ethics Basel, Switzerland. Sep 6, 2012
  • 2012. Revealing the paradoxical perfectionist arguments of bioconservatives in the debate about human enhancement. 11th World Congress of Bioethics. Rotterdam, The Netherlands. June 27, 2012
  • 2011. Clarifying and defining perfection in the debate about the ethics of human enhancement. Transforming Human Nature Conference. Dublin, Ireland. Oct 22, 2011
  • 2011. Human enhancement and perfection. European Society of Philosophy of Medicine and Healthcare, Annual Conference. Zurich, Switzerland. August 18, 2011