Google’s director of engineering Ray Kurzweil believes that humans will be able to upload their entire brains to computers within the next 32 years – an event known as singularity – and our body parts will be replaced by machines by the turn of the century, making them immortal in a sense. Continue reading for a video and more information.

The conference was created by Russian multimillionaire Dmitry Itskov and featured visonary talks about how the world will look by 2045. Kurzweil said: ‘Based on conservative estimates of the amount of computation you need to functionally simulate a human brain, we’ll be able to expand the scope of our intelligence a billion-fold.’ He referred to Moore’s Law that states the power of computing doubles, on average, every two years quoting the developments from genetic sequencing and 3D printing.