No turning back

No turning back

What a week! It was nearly two years ago that I sat down with Dion O’Neale to first discuss about the possibility of establishing a Centre of Research Excellence in complex systems over a beer in Wellington. And finally, last Wednesday, in the University of Auckland’s...
Shaun talks complexity and business

Shaun talks complexity and business

Here’s Te Pūnaha Matatini Director, Shaun Hendy, talking to Andrew Patterson, Business Correspondent for RadioLIVE, on Sunday Business, 22 February 2015.  ...
Compete to cooperate

Compete to cooperate

The first conference I attended as a PhD student was held at a postcard-perfect alpine château up in the Canadian Rockies. The organisers had brought together particle physics, the physics of the very smallest things we can detect, with cosmology, the physics of the...