D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)
Thursday, November 17, 2011 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EST)
D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) is a monthly discussion forum on art and science projects in the national capital region. DASERs provide the public with a snapshot of the cultural environment of the region and foster interdisciplinary networking. Reservations and a Photo ID are required for admittance. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the event begins at 6 p.m.
November 17 Program
5:30 to 6:00 p.m. Check in
6:00 to 6:10 p.m. Welcoming remarks and community sharing time. 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
6:10 to 7:10 p.m. Panelists' presentations (15 minutes each)
Chris Impey, University Distinguished Professor & Deputy Head of Astronomy,
University of Arizona, Tucson
Harvey Seifter, Director and Principal Investigator, Art of Science Learning,
Todd Siler, Founder and Creative Director of Psi-Phi Communications, LLC, and
The ArtScience Program, Greenwood Village, Colorado
Martin Storksdieck, Director, Board on Science Education, NAS/NRC; Adjunct
Professor, Museum Education Department, The George Washington University,
7:10 to 7:45 p.m. Discussion
7:45 to 8:30 p.m. Reception
DASER is co-sponsored by Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences (CPNAS and Leonardo, the International Society for the Arts, Sciences, and Technology. DASER fosters community and discussion around the intersection of art and science. The thoughts and opinions expressed in the DASER events are those of the panelists and speakers and do not necessarily reflect the positions neither of the National Academy of Sciences nor of Leonardo.
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Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences
Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences (CPNAS) organizes exhibitions and special events exploring relationships among art, science, and culture.