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Article posted: 6/16/2013 6:19 AM

Russian tycoon wants to move minds to machines

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Russian billionaire Dmitry Itskov speaks Saturday to the Global Future 2045 Congress at Lincoln Center in New York.

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Dr. Hiroshi Ishiguro's Geminoid takes the stage Saturday during the Global Future 2045 Congress. Some of humanity's best brains are gathering in New York to discuss how our minds can outlive our bodies.

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Dr. Akop Nazaretyan speaks Saturday at the Global Future 2045 Congress.

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Dmitry Itskov gathered some of humanity's best brains -- and a few robots -- in New York City on Saturday to discuss how humans can get their minds to outlive their bodies. Itskov has an aggressive timetable in which he'd like to see milestones toward that goal met.
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    • Russian billionaire Dmitry Itskov speaks Saturday to the Global Future 2045 Congress at Lincoln Center in New York.
    • Dr. Hiroshi Ishiguro’s Geminoid takes the stage Saturday during the Global Future 2045 Congress. Some of humanity’s best brains are gathering in New York to discuss how our minds can outlive our bodies.
    • Dr. Akop Nazaretyan speaks Saturday at the Global Future 2045 Congress.
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