The human mind/body is perhaps the most complex thing in the universe…
Can we Understand Consciousness and Free-will? And Why?
The explanation of free-will is an elusive topic. By approaching the topic from various perspectives, including those of philosophy, mathematics, evolutionary biology, cybernetic systems theory, information technology, neuroscience, psychology and sociology, we will endeavour to slowly zero in on a more complete explanation and thus open a new framework for further investigation. Any proposed explanation should be in agreement with research to date, testable, falsifiable and as simple as possible. It should free us from the current paradigm if that paradigm is not leading to new insights and discoveries. My simple motivation is to help you access your deepest potential…
Résumé of Presenter
Michael Kean is currently employed as Risk and Internal Auditor at an ASX-listed Australian pharmaceuticals company. He holds a first-class honours degree in accounting by thesis, with sub-major in computing science. He has been a CPA for over 10 years. He also holds a diploma in Risk Management and an advanced certificate in Marketing Management, with distinction.
Michael has had strong workplace experience in risk and internal audit, accounting, product management, marketing research and business consulting. He also has several years’ experience as senior research assistant and accounting tutor at the University of Technology, Sydney. His earliest university training was in electronic engineering and earliest work experience was as a technician and programmer in the information technology industry.
Michael’s experience and passion in varied commercial roles, academic research, writing, reporting and teaching make him well-placed to conduct research and present observations in the many areas of enquiry explored in this presentation and in his upcoming book, The Emergent Method.
From “The Emergent Method” © Michael Kean, 2014. All rights reserved.