2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

AI, Immortality and the Future of Selves

Sunday, March 15
2:00PM - 3:00PM

Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 5
Austin Convention Center

Join Martine Rothblatt, CEO of United Therapeutics and author of “Virtually Human: The Promise – and Peril – of Digital Immortality,” as she speaks with New York magazine’s Lisa Miller about the ideas behind a career and a life of radical innovation. Rothblatt and Miller will talk about such concepts as xenotransplantation, artificial intelligence, transgenderism, pharmaceutical development, space exploration, robotics – and the ways in which technology can help extend human life, and love, perhaps indefinitely.


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Lisa Miller at SXSW

Lisa Miller


New York Magazine

Lisa Miller is a Contributing Editor at New York magazine. She has won the Wilbur Award for religion writing (2008, 2009), the New York Newswomen's Award for feature writing (2014), and last year w...

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Martine Rothblatt at SXSW

Martine Rothblatt

United Therapeutics Corporation

Martine Rothblatt is the Chairman & CEO of United Therapeutics, a biotechnology company. Previously, she created SiriusXM Satellite Radio, and was its Chairman and CEO. Dr. Rothblatt's inventions t...

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