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Stanford LASER (Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous)

Code:
EVT 631
Day:
Thursdays
Date(s):
Feb 11—Mar 11
Time:
Various
Location:
Online
Cost:
FREE
Additional Info:
To register, click on Get Tickets below. After registration, the LaserTalks group will share the video connection link.
Status: Closed
LASER is a national program, founded in 2008 by cultural historian Piero Scaruffi under the aegis of Leonardo ISAST (International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology), 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. Audience members are also encouraged to briefly introduce their own work.

Visit lasertalks.com for the complete schedule and Zoom connection information.

Thursday, February 11, at 12:00 pm (PT)
Mike Parker Pearson (Archeology/UC London) on "The World of Stonehenge" [live from England]

Thursday, February 25, at 6:00 pm (PT)
Panel on "The Algorithmic Society" featuring
Irina Raicu (Director, Internet Ethics Program/Santa Clara University)
Michal Kosinski (Stanford Graduate School of Business)
Simina Mistreanu (China-based journalist)
Piero Scaruffi (cultural historian)

Thursday, March 11, at 6:00 pm (PT)
Ian Duncan (UC Berkeley) on "The Novel after the Scientific Revolution"
Anastasia Raina and the Posthuman Mobility Team (Rhode Island School of Design) on "Microbial Cosmologies"
Christian Kohler (Lawrence Berkeley Labs) on "Environmental Building Technologies"


This program is co-sponsored by the Deans of Engineering, Humanities & Sciences, and Medicine at Stanford, and Stanford Continuing Studies.
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