Kusuma Trust Gibraltar will once again be sponsoring The Gibraltar Literary Festival, this years speakers and line up of events are looking like the best yet more info here.

The Kusuma Lecture will be delivered by Brian Christian, co-author with Tom Griffith of the book ‘Algorithms to Live By’.

Brian will explore how the simple, precise algorithms used by computers can also untangle very human questions, helping to delve into human psychology, and assisting in the decision making required to solve common problems.

He will explain how to have better hunches and when to leave things to chance, how to deal with overwhelming choices and how best to connect with others. From finding a spouse to a parking spot, from organising one’s inbox to understanding the workings of human memory, ‘Algorithms to Live By’ is full of practical advice about how to use time, space and effort more efficiently.

Brian Christian is also the bestselling author of The Most Human Human which was named a Wall Street Journal bestseller of 2011.

The Kusuma Lecture will take place at The John Mackintosh Hall @ 10am on Saturday 22nd October