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Stanford LASER (Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous)

Code:
EVT 507
Day:
Wednesday
Date(s):
Apr 12—Jun 15
Time:
7:00 PM
Location:
LK130, Li Ka Shing Center
Cost:
FREE
Status: No Registration Required
LASER is a national program, founded in 2008 by cultural historian Piero Scaruffi under the aegis of Leonardo/ISAST, which brings artists and scientists together for informal presentations and conversation with an audience. Each evening event, free of charge and open to the public, presents artists, scientists, thinkers, inventors, and scholars who are working on paradigm shifts. People in the audience are also encouraged to briefly introduce their own work. For more information, please visit lasertalks.com. Speakers for the April 12 LASER event include:

Goran Konjevod (Origami Artist)

BJ Fogg (Stanford/ Director of the Persuasive Technology Lab)

Megan Palmer (Stanford/ Senior Research Scholar and William J. Perry Fellow in International Security at the Center for International Security and Cooperation)

Eva Silverstein (Stanford/ Professor of Phyisics)

Speakers for the June 15 LASER event include:

Fred Turner (Stanford/ Communication)

Fyodor Urnov (UC Berkeley/ Genomics)

Jinxia Niu (Author from China)

Adrien Segal (Media Artist)

This program series is co-sponsored by Stanford Continuing Studies, the Office of Science Outreach, and the Stanford Deans of Research, Engineering, Humanities & Sciences, Medicine, and Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences.
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