Natasha Vita-More is a designer and author of “Body by Design”, an innovative platform diverse body and substrate autonomous person. She is currently a Professor at the University of Advancing Technology. Her research covers emerging science and technology of human enhancement design. She is co-editor and contributing author of The Transhumanist Reader: Classical and Contemporary Essays on the Science, Technology, and Philosophy of the Future Human (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013). Her writings have been published in numerous books and academic journals such as Technoetic Arts, Evolution haute couture, Metaverse Creativity, New Realities: Being Syncretic, Beyond Darwin, and D’ARS and has received Special Recognition at Women in Video and has exhibited at London Contemporary Art Museum, Niet Normal, and the Moscow Film Festival. Dr. Vita-More has been called an “early adapter of revolutionary changes” by Wired magazine and a “role model for superlongevity” by the Village Voice. She has been featured in The New York Times, Flaunt, Marie Claire, London Observer, U.S. News & World Report and has appeared in numerous televised documentaries. She is Chair of Humanity+, Fellow of Institute for Ethics & Emerging Technologies, and Founder of H+Lab.