“Our younger generations are not only the future of humanity—they are also our best hope.”

Jamie Metzl is one of the world’s leading futurists and Founder and Chair of OneShared.World. He is author of the international bestseller, Hacking Darwin: Genetic Engineering and the Future of Humanity, and four other books and was a member of the WHO expert advisory committee on human genome editing. His new book, Superconvergence: How the Genetics, Biotech and AI Revolutions Will Transform Our Lives, Work, and World, will be published by Hachette in May 2024. Jamie previously served in the U.S. National Security Council, State Department, and Senate Foreign Relations Committee and with the UN in Cambodia. He holds a Ph.D. from Oxford, a law degree from Harvard, and an undergraduate degree from Brown.

Jamie will speak in on a panel titled “SDG 17: Where do we go from here?”