Dr. Haim Shapira
mathematician, pianist, speaker, philosopher and game theorist
Haim Shapira was born in Lithuania in 1962 and immigrated to Israel in 1977, where he earned a PhD in mathematical genetics for his dissertation on Game Theory and another PhD for his research about the mathematical and philosophical approaches to Infinity. He teaches mathematics, psychology, philosophy, and literature. Haim is an author of seven best-selling books. His book on Game Theory “Gladiators, Pirates and Games of Trust” reached #1 spot on Amazon in England, Australia and Canada. He is one of Israel’s most popular and in-demand speakers and gives lectures on creativity and strategic thinking, existential philosophy and philosophy in children’s literature, psychology and mathematics in everyday life. Haim Shapira served as a participant and a scientific advisor for the BBC program about Game Theory “The Joy of Winning”. He is also an accomplished pianist and an avid collector of anything beautiful.