Francis Heylighen

Francis Heylighen
  • Professor
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel

1987, PhD in Theoretical Physics, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB). Currently employed as Research Professor, VUB. Director, Global Brain Institute and Evolution, Complexity and Cognition Group, both at VUB. Author of more than 100 scientific publications. Professional interests: modelling the self-organization of complex, intelligent systems, and in particular the future Internet, viewed as an emerging collective intelligence. Personal interests: well-being through adopting a more Palaeolithic lifestyle in line with our evolutionary inheritance.