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Birmingham BSA lecture date!

Start this year’s British Science Week with ‘Design, 3D Print and Fly!’ The Birmingham Branch of the British Science Association present this FREE lecture at Thinktank Museum (Millennium Point, Curzon Street, Birmingham B4 7XG), on Saturday 10th March: 1 – 2 pm Interactive Lego workshop about material science 2 – 3 pm Lecture by Moataz […]

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Birmingham Popular Maths lecture

  Ever wanted to know how maths has been used and is been used in video games?Join Dr Richard Lissaman from the University of Warwick in the Watson Building at the University of Birmingham on Wednesday 28th February. In this talk we’ll look at interesting applications of school/college level mathematics in video games. This will include looking at […]

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Liberal Arts & Natural Sciences Distinguished Lecture

For those of you with an interest in the interface Science – Culture, you might be interested in the next Liberal Arts and Natural Sciences Distinguished Lecture which will have Daniel Glaser, from the Science Gallery in London as the speaker. The details of the talk are here: https://cafeculturelbirmingham.wordpress.com/ and you can register for the […]

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UoB EPS Christmas lecture announced

The College of Engineering and Physical Sciences requests the pleasure of your company at the EPS Christmas Lecture, ‘From Theorems to Serums, From Cryptology to Cosmology… and The Simpsons’, delivered by Simon Singh, author, journalist and TV producer, specialising in science and mathematics Thursday 7 December 2017 at 6:30pm, Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building, University of Birmingham. A […]

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Josh Award Annual Lecture in SciComm

The Annual Lecture for the Josh Award this year is on Friday 20th October, given by Jon Chase. Come along, if you can get to Manchester, and stick around for our BIG GameLab weekend afterwards! We have all kinds of things, eSport tournament, VR expo, Citizen Science Showcase, science busking. To sign up to the Josh event, please […]

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Astronomy in the City, 2016/17!

The University of Birmingham Observatory are delighted to announce the 2016/2017 Astronomy in the City season! It is a series of free all-ticket public events, each packed with astrophysics; stargazing, and tea and biscuits. Evenings begin with talks covering astronomical highlights and recent research, and a question-and-answer session (for everything from beginner’s questions about the night sky […]

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UoB Distinguished Lecture series: Prof Margaret Boden

Professor Boden is a world authority in the field of artificial intelligence – she even has a robot named in her honour. The long career of Professor Boden is the very epitome of cross-disciplinary working. From medicine, to psychology, to cognitive and computer science, to technology and philosophy, Professor Boden has spent decades straddling multiple […]

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Pioneers Lecture Series – Kevin Fong

The Pioneers Lecture Series will be welcoming Dr Kevin Fong, a Consultant in Anaesthesia at University College Hospital in London and holds degrees in Astrophysics, Medicine and Engineering. He is also a science and medical broadcaster and writer. Dr. Fong is best known for his television appearances, particularly as an occasional presenter of the long-running BBC2 […]

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Royal Society of Biology – Charter Lecture

The West Midlands Branch of the Royal Society of Biology present Professor Gareth Williams of Bristol University. He will speak on Vaccination – Blessing or Curse at this year’s Charter Lecture. Professor Williams is a respected physician, academic and award winning medical author. His popular books Angel of Death: the story of smallpox, Paralysed with Fear: the […]