Ray Kurzweil has established a unique reputation as one of the world’s leading inventors, entrepreneurs, thinkers, and futurists. He has extensive credentials and experience with issues in health and health technology.
Called “the restless genius” by the Wall Street Journal and “the ultimate thinking machine” by Forbes, Kurzweil’s ideas on the future have been touted by his many fans, ranging from Bill Gates to Bill Clinton. He is widely regarded as one of the leading inventors of our time. TIME Magazine writes, “Kurzweil’s eclectic career and propensity of combining science with practical – often humanitarian – applications have inspired comparisons with Thomas Edison.” He has received eleven honorary Doctorates and honors from three U.S. presidents, along with seven national and international film awards.
Ray’s book The Singularity is Near, is published by Duckworth in the UK and Viking in the US.