Skip to content


19. Iyad Obeid: Decoding Infinity / How To Read a Brain

Iyad Obeid is an associate professor of electrical engineering who focuses on brain computer interfaces and decoding neural signals.

My conversation with him covers the difficulties of capturing signals from neural tissue, how one can apply machine learning and big data to EEGs, the differences between brains and computers, and what the future of brain machine interfaces might look like.

Link to his website:

3. Michael Horowitz: Foreign Relations, Why Leaders Fight, Military Power, & Artificial Intelligence

Michael Horowitz, professor of political science at the University of Pennsylvania & interim head of the Perry World House on why leaders fight, the diffusion of military power, artificial intelligence, the current state of US foreign policy, & the Patriots. 

Link to his faculty page: