Lectures & Events

Lectures & Public Events

Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous August 2019

August 8, 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.

Speaker Include:

  • Jessica Feldman (Stanford/ Biology) "Patterning the Cell During Development"
  • William Newsome (Stanford/ Medicine) on "The Future of Neuroscience"
  • JD Beltran (Media Artist) on "Oil paintings, Message Machines, and Snowglobes: Retro-fitting Future-facing  Technology with Our Analog Past"
  • Mehran Sahami (Stanford/ Computer Science) on "Ethical Implications of Machine Learning"

Event Details

  • Location: Li Ka Shing Building, Room LK 130
  • 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.