Rowan Hooper

VectorRowan Hooper is a senior editor at New Scientist magazine in London, and host of the award-winning New Scientist Weekly podcast. After gaining a PhD in evolutionary biology, he moved to Japan and worked as a field biologist in a wildlife conservation lab at the National Institute for Environmental Studies, then a national newspaper in Tokyo where he was science editor. After eight years in Japan he moved to Trinity College Dublin in Ireland to join a nanophysics lab before joining New Scientist in 2005. He is the author of Superhuman: Life at the Extremes of Mental and Physical Ability and most recently, How To Spend A Trillion Dollars. His work has been published in the Guardian, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Wired and The Economist. He lives in London with his partner and two daughters.
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Rowan Hooper: How to Spend a Trillion Dollars
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Rowan Hooper: How to Spend a Trillion Dollars

Date/Time: Saturday 12 February 2022 12:00-13:00Venue: Al Joud Ballroom 2, Hilton, Al Habtoor City
Language: EnglishSession No. 92 
AED 65 
If you had a trillion dollars and a year to spend it for the good of the world a... Read More