Nouman Ali Khan: I was surprised to find out that my hero, Maulana Tariq Jameel, was looking forward to meeting me as much as I was looking forward to meeting him.
Daniel Dennett demonstrates various optical illusions making the case that our brain deceive us without we being aware of it. The talk focuses on perception and doesn’t directly target consciousness as I see it.
David Chalmers does NOT believe in the concept of God.
David Chalmers is a leading thinker in contemporary philosophy of mind. He is Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Center for Consciousness at Australian National University.
Chalmers is known for being an avid critic of physicalism, believing that reductive approaches to the mind fail to appreciate the fundamental nature of consciousness. He is most widely known for sparking a revival of interest in property dualism, philosophical zombies, and for his formulation of the “Hard Problem of Consciousness.”