Themes

The Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future is, as the name suggests, concerned with biotechnology and how it might influence the future of the human race. It is clear to us that progress in the fields of biotechnology, genetics, artificial intelligence, data science, and nanotechnology will continue at an accelerating pace. This will have profound ramifications on how we live and work.

To better understand just how much of an impact technological progress might have on our lives, it is best to think in terms of distinct themes within the biological sciences.

The main themes covered by the IBHF are:

For a finer-grained look at some of the most important discussions going on within the world of biohacking, check out our page on individual topics.