Event

Planetary Pluralism: A Humanistic Dialogue on Migration to Mars

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This dialogue will delve into the realities of human becoming a multi-planetary species, contrasting the allure of technological advancement with the complexities of life on Mars. Drawing on perspectives from science fiction, the philosophy of science, legal studies, and pluralism, speakers will tackle both the ethical and practical challenges of interplanetary migration.

Speakers

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HAO Jingfang
2020-2021 Berggruen Fellow, Science Fiction Writer

The novel Beijing Folding won the 74th World Science Fiction Hugo Award.

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Asher JIANG
2023-2024 Berggruen Fellow; Tenured Professor, Department of Philosophy, Tsinghua University

Specializing in analytical philosophy and metaphysics.

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LIU Bing
Professor, Department of History of Science, Tsinghua University

His main research interests include history of science and technology, science historiography, science culture and dissemination, and philosophy of science.

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MIAO Yinzhi
Professor, School of Law, Nanjing University

His main fields of research are economic law and commercial law, with a focus on financial law and commercial organization law.

About The Berggruen Institute

About The Berggruen Institute

About The Berggruen Institute

About The Berggruen Institute

About The Berggruen Institute

About The Berggruen Institute

About The Berggruen Institute

About The Berggruen Institute

About The Berggruen Institute

About The Berggruen Institute

The Berggruen Institute’s mission is to develop foundational ideas and shape political, economic, and social institutions for the 21st century. Providing critical analysis using an outwardly expansive and purposeful network, we bring together some of the best minds and most authoritative voices from across cultural and political boundaries to explore fundamental questions of our time. Our objective is enduring impact on the progress and direction of societies around the world.