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José Cordeiro

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[[File:IDE JETRO.jpg|thumb|right|Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization (IDE-JETRO)
(A research institution affiliated with JETRO, which is an incorporated administrative agency)]]
'''José Luis Cordeiro''' is an [[economist]], and [[futurist]].He was born in Caracas, Venezuela from European parents who emigrated from Madrid during the Franco dictatorship. Educated in Europe and North America; he has studied, visited and worked in over one-hundred and thirty countries on five continents.<ref>[ Personal Homepage]</ref>
===Fellow, World Academy of Art and Science===
( <blockquote>"The unprecedented speed and rate of change of globalization, technological development and dissemination and social evolution are raising fundamental questions and generating new types of challenges and complexities that express in terms of climate change, financial crises, skills gap, widening inequalities, immigration, increasing insecurity, and other fundamental doubts about the future. This conference will explore both ..the challenges and human responses to them and what needs to be done to moderate the consequences of rapid technological change, mitigate its disruptive impacts and maximize its positive potential derived from the increasing scientific, technological and organizational knowledge and capabilities we possess in the 21st century."<ref>CALL FOR PAPERS</ref></blockquote>
===Director, [[The Millennium Project]], Venezuela Node===
( <blockquote>"The 15 Global Challenges provide a framework to assess the global and local prospects for humanity. Their description, with a range of views and actions to addressed each, enriched with regional views and progress assessments are updated each year, since 1996. A short overview is published in the annual State of the Future, while continuous updates and details are available on the Global Futures Intelligence System website: <ref>GFIS</ref> The 15 Global Challenges are a result of continuous research, Delphi studies, interviews, and participantion of over 4,000 experts from around the world, since 1996 — see a short history."</blockquote>
:: - From the Projects/Challenges page on the Offical Website
====Founding Executive Director, Red Iberoamericana de Prospectiva, RIBER====
<blockquote>"This Node, coordinated by PROSPEKTIKER, has the collaboration of LKS, the MONDRAGÓN Corporation and the Strategy Office of the Gipuzkoa Province Council. As for its goal, in a participatory way, it is the promotion of the joint reflection of institutions and experts groups about the already identified 15 great challenges, at global level."</blockquote>
===Founding Energy Advisor, [[Singularity University]], NASA Research Park, California===
<blockquote>"...he is a professor, founder and researcher of Singularity University, a research center created by NASA, Google and other companies, which is located in the NASA Research Center , in Silicon Valley, where they investigate how to solve problems related to health, nutrition, poverty, human education through technology.</blockquote>
:: - From his Biography at VIDA+ Foundation<ref></ref>
===Vicechair, [[Humanity+|HumanityPlus]]===
<blockquote>"Human enhancement, both therapeutic and selective, challenges the normal status and aims to expand human capabilities that further human physiological functions and extend the maximum life span. External devices such as smartphones, smartwatches, wearable biomonitors, Google glasses, etc. are all expanding human capabilities. In the field of medical technology, the cochlear implant and bionic eyes have broken through the glass ceiling on biological determinism. Regenerative medicine, stem cell therapies, smart prosthetics, genetic engineering, nanomedicine, cryonics, nootropics, neuropharmacology, have already done this."</blockquote>

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