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== History ==
'''Humanity+ ''' ''(Humanity plus)'' was founded in 1998 as the [[World Transhumanist Association]] ''(WTA)'' by [[Nick Bostrom]] and [[David Pearce]] to provide a more inclusive transhumanist view compared to [[Extropianism]] and to better engage with the scientific mainstream. The archived WTA site can be found at http://transhumanism.org/index.php/WTA /hvcs/.
The name Humanity+ and stylised [[ H+|h+]] logo were [http:// metamagician3000. blogspot. co.uk/ 2008/ 07/wta-changes-its-image. html adopted in 2008] .
Along with the [[ IEET]] , it is the world's most prominent and influential international transhumanist organisation.
== Resources ==
Humanity+ operates [http://humanityplus.org/projects/press/ Humanity+ Press], a nonprofit publisher "focused on works that promote understanding, interest and participation in fields of emerging innovation with strong potential to lead to a radically better future". Humanity+ Press has published six books to date.
hosted the [[TransVision]] series of conferences .
== Board and advisors ==
March 2015<ref> [[http:// hplusmagazine. com/ 2015/ 03/09/humanity-board -elections-2015/ Humanity+ Board Elections 2015]</ref> the board was comprised of:* [[ Jose Cordeiro]]* [[ Ben Goertzel]]* [[Amy Li]]
* [[Gabriel Rothblatt]]
Natasha Vita-More]] There were four empty board seats with 5 candidates running for them at that election.
* [[Sonia Arrison]]
* [[James Clement]]
* [[Aubrey de Grey]]
* [[James Hughes]]
* [[Ayesha Khanna]]
* [[Luke Robert Mason]]
* [[Max More]]
* [[David Pearce]]
* [[Anders Sandberg]]
== Membership ==
The operation of Humanity+ is governed by [
http://humanityplus.org/ about/constitution/ a constitution].
Humanity+ is supported financially [http://humanityplus.org/get-involved-2/join/join-hplus/ by membership fees]:
Humanity+ also loosely coordinates a series of 'chapters' worldwide.
Humanity+ chapters ==
Humanity+ chapters can be either locale-specific or interest-specific.
* [https://www.facebook.com/HumanityPlusMelbourne/ Humanity+ @Melbourne Facebook page]
* [http://www.scifuture.org/ scifuture.org]
=== Brazil ===
* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/humanity.brazil/ Humanity+ Brazil Facebook group]
=== Canada ===
http:// toronto. transhumanism.com/ toronto.transhumanism .com] Toronto Transhumanist Association (defunct?)* [ http://www.meetup.com/LifespanBC/ Meetup:LifespanBC] Lifespan Society of British Columbia
=== China ===
=== Italy ===
* [[Associazione Italiana Transumanisti]]
=== Netherlands ===
* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/631272970236534/?ref=br_rs Facebook group]
* [http://humanityplus.org/ Humanity+ website]
* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/26142561357/?fref=ts Facebook group (public)]
* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/humanityplusmembers/?fref=ts Humanity+ (paid members only)]
* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/hpluschapters/ Humanity+ Chapters Facebook group]
* [https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpSO9cTM26k8TZrS7OeK7lg YouTube]