Meet the Presenter: Brian Makin

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Mar 232012

In “Numbers, From Merely Big to Unimaginable” Brian Makin will put numbers we use every day into context and explain how big some of them really are.

Who do you feel would benefit most from your presentation?
Those with an interest in mathematics, algorithms, physics, or just really big numbers.

What one concept or viewpoint would you like Notacon participants to walk away with?
A new understanding of what ‘big’ is.

When did you become interested in hacker culture and hacker conferences?
In 1986 while sitting at my Commodore with a 300baud model.

What other passions do you have, besides those covered in your presentation?
Computer Science, Graph Algorithms, general algorithms and data structures, science fiction.

What excites you most about Notacon 9?
My first presentation!

Any final thoughts or statements you’d like to share with the community.
Make sure you teach someone something today.

You can’t see Brian’s presentation unless you’re at Notacon 9! Register now!

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