[LINK] Smart enough for the 2020 forum?

Antony Barry antonybbarry at gmail.com
Mon Feb 4 20:47:38 EST 2008

On 04/02/2008, at 5:10 PM, Michael Still wrote:

> But how does that committee _find_ people to appoint? Is it a simple
> case of reading "who is who", or lobbying? I'm already aware of two
> groups who intend to lobby, and I think the idea of 1,000 lobbyists  
> in a
> room is horrible...

You think of names and ask people to think of names. When I first  
heard of this I though of someone who was a young lecturer when I was  
a student, Dr Robert May, then referred to as Bob May, now Lord May  
and former President of the Royal Society and former science adviser  
to the British Government. Seriously bright and a polymath and  
eligible because he is/was an Australian.


Antony Barry
antonybbarry at gmail.com

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