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Paccar Theatre

Science Gallery Dublin

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Time: 2:00 pm –5:00 pm (doors open at 1:30 pm)

Experience an interesting, fun afternoon of discussion about how creativity, science and the brain can work together through an arts and social spectrum as we age. Artists and scientists will give informative talks and participate in an open discussion with the audience. This will be followed by an interactive music workshop to spark your creativity.

Speakers include:

  • Prof Brian Lawlor (Global Brain Health Institute, Mercer’s Institute for Successful Ageing, Trinity College Dublin)

  • Prof Román Romero Ortuño (Global Brain Health Institute, Mercer’s Institute for Successful Ageing, Trinity College Dublin)

  • Prof Philip Napier (National College of Art and Design)

  • Dr Tara Byrne (Age & Opportunity)

  • Dr Francesca Farina (Trinity College Dublin)

  • Dr Jane Bentley (ArtBeatMusic, Global Brain Health Institute)

For more information, visit our website: https://age-of-arts.wixsite.com/2019.

Target audience: The event will be of interest to the public, artists, creatives and those working in the arts, scientists, psychologists, students and people who are the fun side of fifty.

Contact for enquiries: Francesca Farina; age.of.arts.2019@gmail.com

This event is sponsored by the Physiological Society.

This event is FREE to attend, however booking is essential.

This event is a partnership between the Whelan Lab at Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience, Creative Life at the Mercer’s Institute for Successful Ageing, St James’s Hospital, and the Global Health Brain Institute, Trinity College Dublin.

With thanks to Neuroscience Ireland, Science Foundation Ireland, the Irish Research Council, the National College of Art and Design, Age & Opportunity, ArtBeatMusic and the Recall Initiative.


More about BNA2019 Festival of Neuroscience

The largest event of its kind throughout Europe in 2019, the British Neuroscience Association - in partnership with Neuroscience Ireland (NSI) and the British Society for Neuroendocrinology (BSN) - is excited to be bringing the international Festival of Neuroscience to Dublin, a city of culture, excitement and neuroscience!

Alongside a comprehensive scientific programme, an exciting public schedule of events and activities will take place around Dublin, warmly welcoming the public to engage with all things brain! Check out the full BNA2019 public programme here.

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