The Dead Chip Syndicate
Andrew Pearson runs a software consulting business in Macau, China. He is a screenwriter, novelist, and noted columnist for several peer-reviewed journals. He has written several books and articles on topics like analytics, AI, marketing, Chinese tech, and social media. An avid traveler, Pearson is a sought-after speaker, lecturing on such disparate topics as AI and machine learning, digital marketing, and social media. If he’s not gracing the conference stage in some exotic locale, he’s probably pounding the pavements of Hollywood trying to get a script made or meandering through the labyrinthine streets of Hong Kong’s Lang Kwai Fong, or tearing up useless betting slips at Happy Valley (perhaps the most perfectly named racecourse in the world (for some)), or dining at a hawker center in Singapore, or grabbing some lechon at a bustling outdoor food market in Manila, or doubling down at the gaming tables in Macau. Basically, Pearson’s trying to find the next great story that the world doesn’t yet know that it desperately wants to see...