The Sav Sidorov Podcast

The Sav Sidorov Podcast

Latest Episodes

07 | Elizabeth Van Nostrand | Pandemics, Systemic Risk & Effective Government
August 13, 2021

Elizabeth Van Nostrand is a researcher and writer. She has a past in software engineering, and currently works as a freelance researcher. In addition, she’s figuring out better ways to make sense of the world through her Epistemic Spot Checks and Knowledg

06 | Victor Tong | On Cancer Research
August 03, 2021

Victor is a doctoral student at the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore, studying cancer biology. We talk about his journey through academia, the state of cancer research, and topics in biology in general. Chapters: 0:00 - Intro 2:28 - Journey through a

05 | Yasmeen Hmaidan | Building the Brain-Interfacing Future
July 29, 2021

Yasmeen is a student and researcher at the University of Toronto, studying neuroscience, computer science and mathematics. We talk about our current understanding of the brain, and how we can use those insights to build cool tech.   Chapters: 0:00 -

04 | Alexey Guzey | Improving the Structures of Science
July 02, 2021

Alexey is a researcher, founder, and writer. He recently founded New Science, an organization that aims to build new institutions and improve the structures of science. We talk about New Science, his blog, and his journey to where he is today. Links: Ale

03 | Chen Wang | Nototo, a Spacial Workspace
June 06, 2021

Chen is the co-founder of Nototo — a collaborative, spacial workspace. We talk about his journey, from dropping out of university to living in Silicon Valley, about Nototo and how it fits into the broader ‘Tools for Thought’ software landscape, and about

02 | Michaël Trazzi | Learning by Doing, Perfecting Habits and the Future of AI
May 06, 2021

Michael is a programmer, blogger and overall interesting personality. We talk about his experience learning at School 42 - a school that focuses on learning by doing above all else, about habits and how to do effective work, as well as artificial intellig

00 | Welcome!
November 11, 2020

Welcome to the podcast! This is a short description of where I plan to go with it in the episodes ahead.  Find me on Twitter: @savsidorov Blog: Website: