Dr. Francesca Ferrando is a professional philosopher and an acclaimed international lecturer, actively involved in the posthuman / transhuman / futurist scene as a visionary thinker. She has given hundreds of talks and invited lectures all over the world, from prestigious venues such as Harvard University and Columbia University, to mainstream festivals and TVs. US magazine “ORIGIN” named her one of the 100 Top Creatives making change in the world.
Dr. Ferrando teaches Philosophy at New York University (US), NYU-Program of Liberal Studies. She has earned a Ph.D. in Philosophy at the University of Roma Tre (Italy), to which the European Doctoral Fellowship was applied. She holds an M.A. in Gender Studies, Utrecht University (Holland).
Dr. Ferrando is an Award-Winning Philosopher. She is the recipient of the Philosophical Prize "Premio Sainati", with the Acknowledgment of the President of the Italian Republic, 2014. In the history of TED talks, Dr. Ferrando was the first speaker to lecture on the subject of the posthuman.
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