THE FIFTH CYPRUS SYMPOSIUM - PATHWAYS TO INDEFINITE LIFESPANS 2017
Place: House of Letters and Arts (near the Sun Hall Hotel Phinicoudes), Larnaka, Cyprus
Date: Saturday 27 May 2017, 09.30 -14.00 (Cyprus time zone)
Who is it for: anyone with a scientific background, who shares our philosophy (www.elpisfil.org)
Description: Fine tuning of the mechanisms that can lead to radical life extension. The concept is now taking a clear shape and it is becoming clearer that human evolution, if subjected to an increasingly technological environment, will lead to the abolition of the process of ageing.
This meeting will be available live online: http://fm.kmi.open.ac.uk/fm/12d254-46033
It will be recorded and made available to the public. Organised by the ELPIs Foundation for Indefinite Lifespans and the Cyprus Neuroscience and Technology Institute. It is sponsored by International Antiaging Systems ().
09.30 Introduction, Marios Kyriazis and Yiannis Laouris
09.40 Ageing and Hormesis, Prof. Suresh Rattan, Aarhus University, Denmark
10.10 Digital Technology as a Hormetic Stimulus, Elisavet Kiourti, University of Cyprus
10.40 DNA Repair Genes and Ageing-related Diseases, Konstandinos Voskarides, University of Cyprus, Department of Biological Sciences
11.20 Senior TV and Technology use by Older People, Aliki Economidou, Project coordinator, Future Worlds Center
11.50 Marina Polycarpou. Title TBC. Gerontologist, Materia Group
12.20 Chariklia Tziraki/Dr Kyriakos Adamou TBC
12.45 Discussion and lunch