Welcome to Simulation

A show featuring some of the greatest scientists, technologists, entrepreneurs, and educators of our time. 


Rebirthing The Public Intellectual
Inspiring YOU to Build the Future

  1. How do we maximize human potential?
  2. What do we do about wealth inequality?
  3. Are we alone in the cosmos?
  4. Who will teach robots ethics?
  5. How can democracy be modernized?
  6. What is consciousness?
  7. How do we balance the "we are one" mentality with geopolitical leadership?
  8. What is the most beautiful thing in the world?
  9. Are we in a simulation?

…and The List goes on.

We produce an online show as well as host live events. All our content can be viewed on our YouTube channel. We also have thought-provoking merch. You can submit designs and get paid.

August 23rd featuring Jason Silva

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🙏🏽 How do we create a sense of meaningful engagement for ourselves and others? ☮️ ❤️🚀 What can we do to UNLEASH the creativity that roars within each of us? 🌟 🔥

On August 23rd we will be featuring Jason Silva who is an Emmy-nominated and world-renowned TV personality, storyteller, filmmaker, and sought-after keynote speaker and futurist. 

Jason is known for hosting 5 seasons of the Emmy-nominated, global hit TV series Brain Games, on the National Geographic Channel, broadcasted in over 171 countries. 

He's a global keynote speaker for Microsoft, Intel, TED, Discovery, FOX, EA, The Economist, and more. 

“A Timothy Leary of the Viral Video Age” was how The Atlantic described Silva, “part Timothy Leary, part Ray Kurzweil, and part Neo from ‘The Matrix.’


6:00 PM - Doors Open
7:00 PM - Fireside Chat and Q & A  
9:00 PM - VIP Meet & Greet

The event will be live-streamed to our Facebook and YouTube page to keep everyone in the conversation no matter where they are in the world.

Follow Jason online:
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If you are interested in volunteering, joining the team, or have any questions please email us: simulationseries@gmail.com

Want to see humanity's most thought-provoking conversations inspire more people around the world? 

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August 27th featuring Naveen Jain


What does it mean to have no limits in pushing dreams into action? 🌟What is holding humanity back from achieving more moonshots? 🚀 

On August 27th we will be featuring Naveen Jain who's a world-renowned entrepreneur and philanthropist driven to solve the world's biggest challenges through innovation.

Naveen is best known for his work as the founder of ViomeMoon ExpressWorld Innovation InstituteiNomeTalentWiseIntelius, and Infospace. He's also on the board of XPRIZE and Singularity University. Naveen sees beyond the current landscape, creating companies that spur massive cultural and technological change.

Refreshments and food will be provided.

7:00 - 8:00 PM Doors Open & Networking
8:00 - 10:00 PM Fireside Chat and Q & A  
10:00   ~   Drinks & Networking

Follow Naveen online:
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Simulation is Rebirthing the Public Intellectual & Inspiring YOU to Build the Future. 

Here's our full list of thought-provoking questions.

If you are interested in volunteering, joining the team, or have any questions please email us: simulationseries@gmail.com

Want to see humanity's most thought-provoking conversations inspire more people around the world? 

Amplify our impact and receive exclusive perks: Patreon | Cryptocurrency  


Neeru Khosla on Free K-12 Education

Mo Gawdat on Happiness, Being, and Truth 

Michael Pollan on Ego, Culture, Psychedelics, and Neuroscience

Dr. Melanie Matheu on 3D Printing Organs & Tissues

Dr. Roman Yampolskiy on AI Safety & Security


Support Our Studio

We are generously supported by our viewers and listeners. If you find our content useful, please consider becoming a Patron to help us evolve the show. Benefits include production collaboration, VIP tickets to live events, exclusive content… and more!

Jordan Peterson Live in San Francisco, CA


Liza Lichtinger on Emotions & Behavior


Paul Shapiro on Clean Meat



About Simulation


Allen Saakyan started Simulation to propagate the beauty of the question. To help bring back the art of outstanding conversation. To rebirth the public intellectual. To inspire people to build the future.
Ron Vargas is the Partner Producer of the show bringing 20+ years of video production experience.
Alfredo Cisneros is the ops, video, social, and reach wiz.
Elisa Cicinelli is our portrait photographer. 
Anthony Carosella is our event photographer.
Paul Spiegel is our legal counsel. 

A team of specialists & volunteers helps make Simulation a reality. Interested in behind-the-scenes participation? Email simulationseries@gmail.com