D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)
Thursday, March 21, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) is a monthly discussion forum on art and science projects in the national capital region and beyond. DASERs provide a snapshot of the cultural environment 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.
This month, DASER will explore the theme of water.
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)
Hali Felt, Author of Soundings: The Story of the Remarkable Woman Who
Mapped the Ocean Floor and visiting lecturer, University of Pittsburgh
Kevin Finneran, Director, Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy (COSEPUP),
and Editor-in-Chief, Issues in Science and Technology, The National Academies,
Connie Imboden, Photographer and Photography Professor, Maryland Institute
College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland
Heather Spence, Marine Biologist, Founder of GRACIASS - Global Research
and Arts Center for the Investigation and Advancement of Sustainability Solutions,
7:10 to 8:10 p.m. Discussion
8:10 to 9:00 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.
Visit CPNAS's website for more information: http://www.cpnas.org/events/daser-032113.html
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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.