The keynotes by Michael Nielsen explore the role played by online communication tools in collaborative endeavors. He strongly believes the increase in access to information has the potential to speed up the process of important scientific discoveries.
Before working as the Foundation Professor of Quantam Information Science at the University of Queensland, he obtained his PhD in physics at the University of New Mexico in 1998.
Dedicating his career to both science and writing, his latest book serves as a manifesto for open science entitled 'Reinventing Discovery,' which discusses his belief in the power of networks to accelerate the pace at which scientific discoveries occur.
The keynotes by Michael Nielsen offer informative discussion on topics that don't necessarily deserve the attention as more mainstream ideas and areas of study.