Lectures & Events

Lectures & Public Events

Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous February 2019

February 14, 2019 7:00 - 9:30 pm

The Stanford LASERs are part of a national program of gatherings that brings artists and scientists together for informal presentations and conversation with the audience. Each evening event, free of charge and open to the public, will present four artists, scientists, thinkers, inventors, and scholars who are working on paradigm shifts. Each evening also allows the audience to socialize and encourages people in the audience to briefly introduce their own work. Chaired by Piero Scaruffi.

Speakers include:    

  • Christopher Tyler (City University of London) on "Leonardo Himself: A Lifelong Self-Portrait"
  • E.J. Chichilnisky (Stanford Neurosurgery) on "Toward High-Fidelity Artificial Retina"
  • Ge Wang (Stanford Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics) on "Artful Design: Technology in Search of the Sublime"
  • Lucia Aronica (Stanford Prevention Research Center) on "Epigenetics, Nutrition and Your Health"
Event Details: 
  • Location: Li Ka Shing Building, Room LK 120
  • Admission: Free
  • Parking: There should be ample parking in the structure on corner of Campus Drive West and Roth Way.
  • The Stanford LASERs are sponsored by the Stanford Deans of Research; Engineering; Humanities & Sciences; Medicine; and Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences; Continuing Studies; and the Office of Science Outreach.