Futurists Keith Comito, Gray Scott, Luis Arana, and Zach Waldman talk about the future of longevity and life extension as part of the #FuturistSessions at the Soho House New York. Discussions include cognitive bias, the psychological theory of terror management, and a surprise auction! If this topic matters to you, please consider donating to https://www.lifespan.io. #CrowdfundTheCure
The Futurist Sessions: Life Extension — feat. Keith Comito, Gray Scott, Luis Arana, and Zac Waldman
August 12, 2016
Disney+, he explores the intersection of technology and biology at the Brooklyn community lab Genspace, where he helped to create games which allow players to direct the motion of microscopic organisms. Seeing age-related disease as one of the most profound problems facing humanity, he now works to accelerate and democratize longevity research efforts through initiatives such as Lifespan.io. As president of LEAF, he is a leading advocate for the increase of healthy human lifespan, participating in numerous speaking engagements and press appearances around the world, and working to produce high-impact media projects to inform and engage the public regarding this critical topic. He earned a B.S. in Mathematics, B.S. in Computer science, and M.S. in Applied Mathematics at Hofstra University, where his work included analysis of the LMNA protein.