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[[File:Charlie_&_Bill.jpg|thumb|right|Charlie and Bill Faloon at The Church of Perpetual Life]]
 
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'''Charlie Kam''' was Conference Chairman of TransVision 2007. He is Director of Networking for the [[California Transhumanist Party]]<ref>https://lifeboat.com/ex/bios.charlie.kam</ref> and is the US Transhumanist Party 2020 candidate for President.
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'''Charlie Kam''' was Conference Chairman of TransVision 2007. He is Director of Networking for the [[California Transhumanist Party]]<ref>https://lifeboat.com/ex/bios.charlie.kam</ref> and is the [[U.S. Transhumanist Party]] 2020 candidate for President.
 
==Personal Life==
 
==Personal Life==
 
A Chicago native, Charlie is a renowned singer/songwriter and entrepreneur as well as a member of the World Transhumanist Association, Immortalist Institute, World Future Society, Singularity Institute, and [[Alcor]]. He is best known for his musical parody of Ray Kurzweil’s Singularity, “[[I Am the Very Model of a Singularitarian]]” which has been a favorite among transhumanist and futurist community blogs. IEEE Explore magazine compared his song to Kurzweil’s definitive work, The Singularity is Near suggesting that you can just listen to his song if you don’t have time to read Kurzweil’s 600+ word tome.<ref>https://lifeboat.com/ex/bios.charlie.kam</ref>  
 
A Chicago native, Charlie is a renowned singer/songwriter and entrepreneur as well as a member of the World Transhumanist Association, Immortalist Institute, World Future Society, Singularity Institute, and [[Alcor]]. He is best known for his musical parody of Ray Kurzweil’s Singularity, “[[I Am the Very Model of a Singularitarian]]” which has been a favorite among transhumanist and futurist community blogs. IEEE Explore magazine compared his song to Kurzweil’s definitive work, The Singularity is Near suggesting that you can just listen to his song if you don’t have time to read Kurzweil’s 600+ word tome.<ref>https://lifeboat.com/ex/bios.charlie.kam</ref>  
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Charlie Kam was the [[U.S. Transhumanist Party]]’s endorsed Vice-Presidential candidate from October 5, 2019, through June 11, 2020. <ref>[http://transhumanist-party.org/2020/06/26/charlie-kam-2020-candidate/ Charlie Kam – 2020 U.S. Presidential Candidate Endorsed by the U.S. Transhumanist Party.]</ref>
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On June 11, 2020, Charlie Kam became the U.S. Transhumanist Party's endorsed Presidential nominee as part of a major internal reorganization.<ref>11 June, 2020. [http://transhumanist-party.org/2020/06/12/ustp-reorganization/ United States Transhumanist Party Announces Major Internal Reorganization and Launch of the Charlie Kam 2020 U.S. Presidential Campaign.]</ref> On June 21, 2020, Charlie Kam provided remarks at a discussion panel hosted by the London Futurists on how transhumanist politics can advance liberty, education, and technological progress.<ref name="PoliticsForLiberty">[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=08rckXs8oBU Politics for greater liberty: Transhumanist perspectives.]</ref>
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==External Links==
 
==External Links==
 
* [http://www.charliekam.com/ Charlie Kam.com] - Personal website
 
* [http://www.charliekam.com/ Charlie Kam.com] - Personal website
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4eZEv-2dgLNoKAmPNCnG_Q Channel] on [[YouTube]]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4eZEv-2dgLNoKAmPNCnG_Q Channel] on [[YouTube]]
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* [http://transhumanist-party.org/2020/06/26/charlie-kam-2020-candidate/ U.S. Transhumanist Party Candidate Page]
 
* [https://lifeboat.com/ex/bios.charlie.kam Lifeboat Foundation] - Bio on Lifeboat Foundation website
 
* [https://lifeboat.com/ex/bios.charlie.kam Lifeboat Foundation] - Bio on Lifeboat Foundation website
 
* [https://www.californiatranshumanistparty.org/leadership.html California Transhumanist Party]
 
* [https://www.californiatranshumanistparty.org/leadership.html California Transhumanist Party]

Latest revision as of 20:46, 26 June 2020

Charlie and Bill Faloon at The Church of Perpetual Life

Charlie Kam was Conference Chairman of TransVision 2007. He is Director of Networking for the California Transhumanist Party[1] and is the U.S. Transhumanist Party 2020 candidate for President.

Personal Life

A Chicago native, Charlie is a renowned singer/songwriter and entrepreneur as well as a member of the World Transhumanist Association, Immortalist Institute, World Future Society, Singularity Institute, and Alcor. He is best known for his musical parody of Ray Kurzweil’s Singularity, “I Am the Very Model of a Singularitarian” which has been a favorite among transhumanist and futurist community blogs. IEEE Explore magazine compared his song to Kurzweil’s definitive work, The Singularity is Near suggesting that you can just listen to his song if you don’t have time to read Kurzweil’s 600+ word tome.[2]

Charlie Kam was the U.S. Transhumanist Party’s endorsed Vice-Presidential candidate from October 5, 2019, through June 11, 2020. [3]

On June 11, 2020, Charlie Kam became the U.S. Transhumanist Party's endorsed Presidential nominee as part of a major internal reorganization.[4] On June 21, 2020, Charlie Kam provided remarks at a discussion panel hosted by the London Futurists on how transhumanist politics can advance liberty, education, and technological progress.[5]


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