This talk opened the 2009 TED Conference, as part of the section that was called "Reboot"---in which Bill Gates gave the talk I shared with you earlier. Juan Enriquez was the director of Mexico City's Urban Development Corporation, and chief of staff for Mexico's City of State, before going to the Harvard Business School to found the Life Sciences Project there. As you can see, he specializes in the cross-disciplinary study of society, business and biology. You may read more about him here. For now, here is the talk he gave---pay attention especially to his observations on the current economic situation (what he calls "dancing in the flames"), before he goes on to show you the future of the human race:
I have been asked to provide a caution that the talk involves some adult humor, so consider yourself cautioned. And for those who would like to see the slides better, here is a link to the talk on the TED website, where the screen is a little larger.