Stefan Lorenz Sorgner

-a world-leading metahumanist philosopher and a philosophy professor at John Cabot University in Rome,

-author of the following monographs: Metaphysics without Truth (Marquette University Press 2007), Menschenwürde nach Nietzsche (WBG 2010), Transhumanismus (Herder 2016), Schöner neuer Mensch (Nicolai, 2018), Übermensch (Schwabe 2019), On Transhumanism (Penn State University Press 2020), We have always been cyborgs (Bristol University Press, 2021).

-in great demand as a keynote speaker in all parts of the world (World Humanities Forum, Global Solutions Taipei Workshop, Biennale Arte Venezia, TEDx)

-a regular contact person of national and international journalists and media representatives (Die Zeit, Cicero, Der Standard, Die Presse am Sonntag)

-his reflections have been discussed in national and international media (Forbes, NZZ, Ekathimerini)

-Editor-in-Chief and Founding Editor of the “Journal of Posthuman Studies” (a double-blind peer-review journal, published by Penn State University Press since 2017), Editor-in-Chief and Founding Editor of the book series "Posthuman Studies" (Schwabe), and Editor-in-Chief and Founding Editor of the book series "Beyond Humanism" (Peter Lang)

Further information is available here:

My research profile is available on Google Scholar

Via the following e-mail address, he can be contacted for media engagements and invited lectures:

Some Interviews:


In October/November 2014, Sorgner was an invited plenary speaker at the 3. World Humanities Forum which was jointly organized by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Korea, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), and Daejeon Metropolitan City.

Brave New Human - in German

Weak Transhumanism - in German

Interview David Orban


On March 28, 2018 Sorgner was a keynote speaker at the 2018 Global Solutions Taipei Workshop. In the photo, you find him standing in between Prof. Blair Sheppard from Duke University and Dr. Chen Mei-ling, the Taiwanese Minister of the Development Council. Next to her is the former General Director of the World Trade Organization, Pascal Lamy, who was a special guest at the event!

Global Solutions Taipei Workshop 2018

ZDF Info

TEDx Rome Genetic Modification

TEDx Stuttgart Perfection


Health and Digital Data

Global Solutions Taipei Workshop


Discussion with Sven Helbig

Art Biennale Venice

Open Society Foundation Bratislava


Eastern Asia

Southern Europe

Some Honors

University of Athens

„Vasile Goldiș” Western University of Arad