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Who wants Idriss Aberkane’s skin?

Le MuslimPost, Yassine Bannani November 21, 2017 Highly influential, Idriss Aberkane became famous for his writings and lectures on the economics of knowledge and neuroscience. His personal way of popularising science has earned the teacher many rave reviews in the French press. But success often arouses jealousy and that of Idriss Aberkane does not derogate […]

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IDRISS ABERKANE, JOURNEY TO THE HEART OF THE BRAIN invLa Réserve Magazine Rethinking Luxury

La Réserve Magazine Rethinking Luxury photo Jean Pierre Boeye  Access Diffusion Nothing more closely resembles a human brain than another human brain… and yet some people develop prodigious, extraordinary aptitudes. Why? How? Welcome to the circumvoluted world of gray matter, as described by Idriss Aberkane, neuroscience expert and author of the bestseller Free your brain, published by […]

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FINANCE COMPANY TAKES CUE FROM NATURE: BUSINESS DAY

KATE FERREIRA WRITER, EDITOR, COMMUNICATIONS CONSULTANT       Now this was an inspiring interview! I recently had the chance to interview academic and enrepreneur Idriss Aberkane for Business Day. The following is an extract of the article, but you can read the full thing on the BDlive website. IMAGINE an economy with no waste […]

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The geeks shall inherit the earth

24 Sep 2015 by Phillip de Wet Technology will anoint the high priests of the new world religion of knowledge, it appears. Dr Idriss Aberkane (29) is emphatic about many things. “Natural research and development is just better than ours, period,” the French “neurogeek” told an audience in Sandton on Monday, explaining why mining nature […]

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Africa should learn from nature to redefine economies

Published on 23 September 2015  By Chris Tredger Imagine an economy defined by infinite resources and growth possibility. This is how cognitive neuroscientist Dr Idriss Aberkane describes the knowledge economy, saying it facilitates sustainable GDP growth based on an infinite resource in the form of knowledge. Africa, he says, has an opportunity to mine nature […]