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D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)

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National Academy of Sciences

2101 Constitution Ave NW

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Washington, DC 20418

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D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) is a monthly discussion forum on art science projects providing a snapshot of the cultural environment of the region and fostering interdisciplinary networking. In February, the discussion will focus on Botany.

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To request American Sign Language interpretation, email cpnas@nas.edu by January 21, 2019.

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6:00 to 6:30 p.m. Check-in

6:30 p.m. Welcoming remarks and community share.

6:50 to 7:50 p.m. Speakers' Presentations (order subject to change)

Elizabeth Demaray, Sculptor and Associate Professor of Fine Arts, Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey

Dornith Doherty, Photographer and Distinguished Research Professor, University of North Texas, Denton. Featured CPNAS Exhibiting Artist in "Archiving Eden."

Edward Eisenstein, Associate Professor, Fischell Department of Bioengineering, University Of Maryland, College Park

Peggy Olwell, Plant Conservation Program Manager, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C.

7:50 to 8:30 p.m. Discussion moderated by JD Talasek, Director, Cultural Programs, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C.

8:30 to 9 p.m. Networking reception

About DASER

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 speakers and do not necessarily reflect the positions of the National Academy of Sciences or of Leonardo.

Visit CPNAS's website for more information www.cpnas.org

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Washington, DC 20418

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