Founder, CEO and Chief Scientific Officer
Eric Bonabeau is one of the world’s leading experts in complex systems and distributed adaptive problem solving and is known worldwide for his ability to apply the concepts of complexity science to real-world problems. His work focuses on the limits of human decision-making in a complex, decentralized and unpredictable world. Read more about these topics on Icosystem’s blog. Prior to founding Icosystem, Eric was involved in research and development for US and European telecommunications and software companies. He has written three books, including the perennial scientific bestseller, Swarm Intelligence, which provided the inspiration for another bestseller, Michael Crichton’s Prey. He has published more than 140 scientific articles in international journals and conference proceedings and is a regular contributor to the Harvard Business Review and the MIT Sloan Management Review. He has a Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics from Paris-Sud University in France, and is an alumnus of France’s Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications.