Mormon Transhumanist Association Member Survey Results 2014

16 May 2015
The Mormon Transhumanist Association has released a summary of results from its 2014 member survey. The survey asked questions about religion, politics, feedback and demographics. It also explored members' views on the nature of God, the problem of evil, and consciousness. At the end of 2013, the association consisted of 481 members, 66 of whom participated in the survey. The association thanks Bre ... (More)

Lincoln Cannon on Convergence with John Carosella at Blog Talk Radio

16 May 2015
On Sunday 17 May at 11:30am Mountain time, Lincoln Cannon, president of the Mormon Transhumanist Association, will be on Convergence with John Carosella, at Blog Talk Radio.http://www.blogtalkradio.com/fireflywillowslive/2015/05/17/convergence-with-john-carosellaJohn Carosella hosts Convergence, a journey into shamanism, science, and mysticism, exploring our beautiful world. Making the mystical acc ... (More)

Blaire Ostler, Dorothy Deasy, and Lincoln Cannon Elected to Mormon Transhumanist Association Board of Directors

02 May 2015
The Mormon Transhumanist Association is pleased to announce the results of the 2015 director election. Each year, terms expire for three of the nine seats on the board of directors. This year, the seats occupied by Dorothy Deasy, James Carroll, and Lincoln Cannon expired. The Association thanks Dorothy, James, and Lincoln for the leadership and service they've provided. Voting members of the Associ ... (More)

Lincoln Cannon Interviewed by View from the Bunker

27 April 2015
Lincoln Cannon, president of the Mormon Transhumanist Association, was interviewed by Derek Bunker on the View from the Bunker podcast, which discusses topics of interest to conservative Christians. The interview covers the intersection of religious faith and transhumanism, the common aspirations and parallels between Mormonism and transhumanism, and religious arguments for transhumanism.Listen to ... (More)

Recordings of 2015 Conference of the Mormon Transhumanist Association

27 April 2015
Recordings of the 2015 Conference of the Mormon Transhumanist Association are now available on the Transfigurism YouTube channel. The conference was held on Friday 3 April 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah, at the Salt Lake City Public Library. Speakers and artists presented on the themes of Mormonism, Transhumanism and Transfigurism, with particular attention to topics at the intersection of technology ... (More)

Theology and Science Publishes "What is Mormon Transhumanism?"

18 April 2015
The peer reviewed journal of Theology and Science has published "What is Mormon Transhumanism?" The article was written by Lincoln Cannon, president of the Mormon Transhumanist Association. It is available for download from Taylor & Francis Online. An abstract of the article follows:"Mormon transhumanism is the idea that humanity should learn how to be compassionate creators. This idea is essen ... (More)

Samford Conference on Transhumanism and the Church

05 April 2015
Samford University’s Center for Science and Religion will host a conference on “Transhumanism and the Church” as a way to promote critical reflection and public understanding on Transhumanism and the Church, which will become increasingly important in future decades. Please send a 350-500 word proposal with your name, professional title, home institution, and contact information (including e- ... (More)

LIVE Stream of 2015 Conference on Friday 3 April

02 April 2015
The 2015 Conference of the Mormon Transhumanist Association is streaming live on Friday 3 April from 9am to 5:30pm Mountain at Transfigurism.org. Please use #mtaconf for social posts related to the conference. Administrators will monitor for questions.Live Stream of the 2015 Conference of the Mormon Transhumanist AssociationSchedule for the 2015 Conference of the Mormon Transhumanist Association ... (More)

Schedule for 2015 Conference of the Mormon Transhumanist Association

30 March 2015
The schedule for the 2015 Conference of the Mormon Transhumanist Association is now available online. You'll find photos, bios, and topics of speakers, including keynotes Kristine Haglund and Ralph Merkle. You'll also find speaker times, as well as time set aside for audience Q&A with a panel including both keynote speakers and Association president, Lincoln Cannon. Come prepared to be informed ... (More)
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