Tim van Gelder

Entrepreneur, Philosopher

Tim van Gelder is an applied epistemologist at the University of Melbourne, Australia, where he leads the Hunt Laboratory for Intelligence Research, a research and training partner for the Australian intelligence community. He is perhaps best known for his role in developing argument mapping as a method for improving reasoning, software tools to support argument mapping, and demonstrating its efficacy in educational and workplace contexts.

“Before arguing, invite your opponent to describe what they think you believe and why you believe it. Then return the favour.”

Tim van Gelder
Entrepreneur, Philosopher