Y Combinator HQ
320 Pioneer Way
Mountain View, CA 94041
6:00 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012
Health | Wellness
Amazing speakers this month!(This event is SOLD OUT, but we are trying to find more space)
(1) Special guest: the legendary Dr. Judith CampisiCancer is a disease of aging, starting around 50, and killing half the population.Dr. Campisi is a decorated world expert on the relationship between the two. She runs a lab of a dozen people at the Buck Institute.(2) Matthew Scholz of Immusoft will be flying in from Seattle just to present for us.His company was recently funded by the Thiel Foundation's Breakout Labs.They are working to genetically modify immune cells to secrete longevity proteins.(3) We will also get a report by Michael Andregg, co-founder of Halcyon Molecular, on the state of the art in Cryonics. How close to being a feasible backup option is it?
This month's cuisine: Mediterranean (and Greek wine :)
This month, the project groups will have more structure, and will have quiter places to meet. The format for the salon will be:6:00-7:00 PM Socializing with hors d' oeuvres7:00-7:50 PM talks presenting progress in Health Extension:science7:50-8:30 PM Strategy meetingquick reports from project leaders on progress since last monthgather into project groups to plan goals for next month8:00-10:00PM Drinks, food, bonding, informal planning, general play and mayhemNote: this event is devoted to the goal of healthy 123 years olds -- and beyond! Looking forward to seeing you all, Joe SPONSORS:Venue: Trevor Blackwell / Y CombinatorFood & Drink: Joe & Lisa Betts-LaCroix
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