Ideas Roadshow was founded by Howard and Irena Burton.

Howard is the author of four books and is also the editor of 100 books that are part of the Ideas Roadshow Conversations series and 20 Ideas Roadshow Collections. He holds a PhD in theoretical physics and an MA in philosophy and was the founding director of Canada’s Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics.  Visit his personal website for more details. 

Irena has a background in law and teaching and has been extensively involved in the development of Ideas Roadshow’s innovative, award-winning databases, books and films.