Friday Keynote Brian Swimme, Ph.D.

Dr. Brian Swimme is an internationally known mathematical cosmologist on the graduate faculty of the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco, USA. Swimme’s primary fi eld of research is the nature of the evolutionary dynamics of the Universe, and he brings a meaningful interpretation of the human as an emergent being within the Universe. His scientifi c perspective and understanding have enhanced his awe of the Source of Life, and this deep appreciation is palpable in his presentations. His central concern is the role of the human within the larger Earth community. Toward this goal, Swimme founded the Center for the Story of the Universe.