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May Laser Event: Technology for Peace & Photography | SF

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE
University of San Francisco – Fromm Hall | 660 Parker Ave., San Francisco, CA

Event Details

Bay Area Science Events

This event is curated by the Bay Area Science Festival as part of their year-round calendar of science events.

The festival takes place each fall with 10 days of science and technology lectures, games, exhibits, workshops and hands-on activities all over the Bay Area. 

> Find tons more Bay Area science events at bayareascience.org

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Bay Area Science Events

The LASERs are a national program of evening gatherings that bring artists and scientists together for informal presentations and conversation with an audience.

Program for this month:

  • 7:00-7:25: Enar de Dios Rodriguez (Photographer), Thomas Juffmann (Stanford/ Physics and SEEC Photography) and Phillip Haslinger (UC Berkeley/ Physics) on ” Photography at the Speed of Light”
  • 7:25-7:50: Brewster Kahle (Founder and director of the Internet Archive)
  • 7:50-8:10: Break. Before or after the break, anyone in the audience currently working within the intersections of art and science will have 30 seconds to share their work. Please present your work as a teaser so that those who are interested can seek you out during social time following the event.
  • 8:10-8:35: Mark Nelson (Co-director, Stanford Peace Innovation Initiative) on “Technology for Peace”
  • 8:35-9:00: Purin Phanichphant (Interaction Designer) on “Can Art Be More?”

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: FREE
Categories: Geek Event, Lectures & Workshops
Address: 660 Parker Ave., San Francisco, CA