Futurologist. Founder and Professor at the Singularity University
Mechanic engineer graduated at the el Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, José Luis Cordeiro is one of the best teachers and founders of the prestigious Singularity University. Citizen of the world , has visited, estudied and worked in more tan 130 countries.
“In 2045, man will be inmortal”
Its speech, extravagant, makes an impact on everyone. Cordeiro is an expert in robotics, artificial intelligence and new technologies. He bets for a complicated man-machine system and claims that whithin the next 20 years we are going to live more technological changes than in the last 2,000. Technological progress that, according to this futurologist will end up with the human ageing now becoming the man inmortal in 2045. “Death will turn up to be a choice from here to one or three decades.
He is the Director of the Nodo Venezolano Millenium Project and an Investigator Guest of the Institute of Developing Economies in Tokio. He has been advisor of many worldwide petrol companies from BP world, Repsol or Pemex, among others, and its experience in the monetary área have enabled him to work in various economic processes in Latam and Eastern Europe.
His deep knowledge in the technological change, prospective, future studies, globalization and energy, has lead him to write more tan 10 books and be co-autor in 20. Its first book, “The latinoamerican challenge”, is the best-seller used in more tan 100 universities as a reference and a study support. He is a columnist at El Universal, one of the national diaries most prestigious in Venezuela.
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