Driven By Curiosity



Howard Burton holds a PhD in theoretical physics and an MA in philosophy. He was the Founding Director of Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics from 1999–2007. In 2012 he created Ideas Roadshow, and in 2021 Ideas On Film. He has written four books and he edited 100 individual books that are part of the Ideas Roadshow Conversations series and 20 Ideas Roadshow Collections.

Ideas in Motion

Ideas on Film was created in 2021 to harness the power of digital media to objectively and accessibly explore a wide variety of fascinating topics.  For more details and information about upcoming films, see here

Ideas Roadshow is an innovative, award-winning project of long-format filmed conversations with a wide variety of top thinkers.  Content is available in print, video and audio formats. In the summer of 2021, the weekly Ideas Roadshow podcast was launched on The New Books Network. For more information about Ideas Roadshow, see here.