U.S. Transhumanist Party Virtual Enlightenment Salon
Micah Redding - 12.26.21
Episode 1 • 1h 54m
On Sunday, December 26, 2021, at 1 p.m. U.S. Pacific Time, the U.S. Transhumanist Party invites Micah Redding, the founder and Executive Director of the Christian Transhumanist Association and the USTP Advisor on Religion to discuss Christian Transhumanism and Mr. Redding’s ideas about how more Christians might be persuaded to embrace transhumanism while remaining Christian. Join us on the day after Christmas for this constructive philosophical and practical conversation.
The U.S. Transhumanist Party is a big-tent organization and welcomes both religious and non-religious individuals alike, hoping to emphasize our shared goals of improving the human condition through science, technology, rationality, and ethics.
Micah Redding is a software developer, founder and Executive Director of the Christian Transhumanist Association - https://www.christiantranshumanism.org/ - and host of the Christian Transhumanist Podcast - https://www.christiantranshumanism.org/podcast. He grew up as a preacher’s kid, spent eight years as a rock musician, and has traveled extensively, to places such as Kathmandu, Afghanistan, and the coasts of Africa. In 2012, he found himself in Tahrir Square during the first election after the Egyptian revolution.
As a software developer, he has worked with startups to strategically lay the groundwork for open-ended growth, led development on multi-million dollar web products, and helped larger companies dramatically accelerate their development process.
Micah lives in Nashville, Tennessee, where he coordinates vibrant inter-religious dialogue, cutting-edge art events, and public conversations on the technological singularity and the future of the human race. He is a member of Mensa, a frequent contributor to the Huffington Post and Vice Motherboard, and a speaker for TEDx and numerous other events.
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