brian wang (brianwang)

Brian Wang is a long time futurist (he won second place in the Honeywell University Futurist contest). He has been involved in nanotechnology as a senior associate of the Foresight Institute from 1997-2005 and a regular member from 1994-1997. He helped write the 2003 Foresight Institute organization relaunch plan. He is now a member of the Center for Responsible Nanotechnology taskforce. He has a degree in computer science and an MBA and has worked in the IT industry for 20 years. He created and ran his own professional services computer consulting company with offices in Canada and the United states and clients in the USA and Europe.

Bets & Predictions that wangs' placed


There will be a quantum computer with over 100 qubits of processing capability sold either as a hardware system or whose use is made available as a commercial service by Dec 31, 2010

4 years

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Bets & Predictions wangs' challenged

Predictions that wang has challenged.


A bioterror or bioerror will lead to one million casualties in a single event within a six month period starting no later than Dec 31 02020.

4 years

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