Howard Burton

Howard Burton founded Ideas Roadshow in 2012. He has hosted over 100 filmed conversations with top experts in a wide variety of fields, which he then edited in both video and print format, producing over 1,000 videos and 120 books. 

He holds a PhD in theoretical physics and an MA in philosophy, and was the Founding Executive Director of Canada’s Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics from 1999–2007.

He is the author of the following books (click on the links or covers for further details):

  1. Exceptionally Upsetting: Confusing Knowledge with Opinion & What Can Be Done About it
  2. Burning Down UNESCO: A Guide to Innovative Fundraising
  3. Letters From Languedoc
  4. First Principles: Building Perimeter Institute