Dr. Max More is an internationally acclaimed strategic futurist who writes, speaks and organizes events on the fundamental challenges of emerging technologies. Max is concerned that our burgeoning technological capabilities are racing far ahead of our standard ways of thinking about future possibilities. His work aims to improve our ability to anticipate, adapt to and shape the future for the better. Max co-founded and is chairman of Extropy Institute and authored the Principles of Extropy, which form the core of a transhumanist perspective. His most recent project is the Proactionary Principle, a tool for making smarter decisions about advanced technologies.