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Stanford LASER (Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous)

EVT 631
Sep 29—Oct 20
Online on Zoom
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To register, click on Get Tickets below. After registration, the LaserTalks group will share the video connection link.
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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. People in the audience are also encouraged to briefly introduce their own work.

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

Wednesday, September 29, at 6:00 pm (PT)
Cindy Cohn (Executive Director/Electronic Frontier Foundation) on "Imagining A Future with Real Digital Privacy"
Elizabeth Currid-Halkett (Price School of Public Policy/USC) on "Inconspicuous Consumption and Cultural Capital: The New Inequality"

Wednesday, October 6, at 6:00 pm (PT)
David Kirby (Cal Poly) on "TBA"
Jessie Liu (UC Berkeley), David Moses (UCSF) & Sean Metzger (UCSF) on "Speech Neuroprosthesis"

Wednesday, October 20, at 12:00 pm (PT)
Heather Barnett (University of the Arts London) on "Many-Headed: Co-Creating with the Collective"
Clare Stanton (Harvard Law School) on "Linkrot and Content Drift: The Irreversible Decay of Internet Content"

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