LASER Talks at UC Berkeley
Chaired by Piero Scaruffi
7:00-7:25: Philip Sabes (UCSF/Neuroscience) on "Brain-Machine Interfaces" Brain-Machine Interfaces offer the promise of helping disabled patients.
7:25-7:50: Fyodor Urnov (UC Berkeley/Genomics) on "Genetics and Society."
BREAK. Before or after the break, 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 event.
8:10-8:35: Stan Shaff (Audium) on "Exploring and expanding the language of space in music composition and performance" Audium, the only theater of its kind in the world, is a space built specifically for choreographing sound in space.
8:35-9:00: Adrien Segal (Sculptural Data Artist) on "Scientific inquiry, sensory experience, and the creative process" Making the unseen in the world around us visible.
Discussions, networking You can mingle with the speakers and the audience
This event is kindly sponsored by the Minerva Foundation and hosted by UC Berkeley.
The mission of the LASERs is to provide the general public with a snapshot of the cultural environment of a region and to foster interdisciplinary networking. For details about other LASER events please visit us online or contact us. Bay Area LASER Talks are organized by Pierro Scaruffi.