Steven Kotler is an American author, journalist and entrepreneur, and is regarded as one of the world’s leading experts on Ultimate Human Performance. He is the Co-Founder and Director of Research of the Flow Genome Project, an interdisciplinary, global organization committed to mapping the genome of Flow by 2020. He is also the author of numerous books, including “Abundance”, “Bold”, and “The Rise of Superman.”

In his talk, he discusses the subject of his latest book, “Stealing Fire: How Silicon Valley, the Navy SEALs, and Maverick Scientists Are Revolutionizing the Way We Live and Work.” He presents revolutionary insights into human brain that have led to surprising shortcuts for enhancing creativity and performance, and gives practical tips on how to apply them..