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Medical progress: from therapy to human enhancement: which perspective? Which Regulation?

07.06.2017 - 15:00
- 07.06.2017 - 18:30
Last Updated: 08.06.2017 - 09:48
ASP 3E2, European Parliament, Brussels
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Wednesday
15:00
Welcome and introduction
Speakers
Françoise GROSSETÊTE, Vice-Chairwoman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament
Thierry Magnin, Physicist and theologian, Rector of the Catholic University of Lyon, author of 'Thinking humanity at the time of human enhancement'
15:25
Therapeutical progresses: where are we heading?
Speakers
Dr Mathieu Simon, Executive Vice-President and COO, Cellectis
Professor Guy Vallancien, Surgeon, member of the French Medicine Academy, author of 'Medicine without doctor? Digitalisation at the service of patients'
Nicolas Bouzou, Economist, Director-CEO of Asterès, writer
16:30
Trans-humanism: what future for humanity?
Speakers
Gilbert Hottois, Philosopher, Honorary Professor of philosophy at the Free University of Brussels
Father Matthieu Rougé, theologian, Professor of political theology, priest from Saint-Ferdinand-des-Ternes, Paris
Dr Laurent Alexandre, Surgeon-urologist, entrepreneur, public speaker, author of 'The death of death'
17:30
Question and answer session with the audience
18:10
Conclusions
Speakers
Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation

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