Ivan M. Havel
Scientist and former Director of the Center for Theoretical Study, an international cross-disciplinary institution affiliated with Charles University and the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic. Member of the Forum 2000 Foundation International Advisory Board. Mr. Havel is also an Editor in Chief of the Czechoslovak scientific journal Vesmír (The Universe) and a member of Academia Europea. His fields of interest are theoretical computer science, artificial intelligence, cognitive sciences, and related philosophical issues. Mr. Havel earned his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley.