Ervin Laszlo is a Hungarian author, philosopher of science, systems scientist and integral theorist. Laszlo is the founder and president of The Club of Budapest and of prestigious The Laszlo Institute of New Paradigm Research.
Laszlo received the Sorbonne University highest degree, the Doctorat ès Lettres et Sciences Humaines in 1970. In the late 70s and early 80s, Laszlo ran global projects at the United Nations Institute for Training and Research at the request of the Secretary-General. In the 1990s his research led him to the discovery of the Akashic Field.
Laszlo is author, co-author and editor of 106 different books that have appeared in 25 languages. He has also written several hundred papers and articles in scientific journals and popular magazines.
He is recipient of various honors and awards, including Honorary Ph. D.s from the United States, Canada, Finland, and Hungary. Laszlo received the Goi Award, the Japan Peace Prize in 2001, the Assisi Mandir of Peace Prize in 2006, and was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize in 2004 and 2005. Ervin Laszlo was cited as one of the “100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People in the World” according to Watkins Mind Body Spirit magazine.