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Current and Upcoming Public Events - May 25, 2015

  • * SFI community lectures are free, open, & accessible to the public.
  • * Seminars & colloquia are geared for scientists but free & open to the interested public.
  • * All other SFI events are by invitation only.
  • * Note: We are unable to accommodate members of the public for SFI's limited lunch service; you're welcome to bring your own.

May 30, 2015

2 p.m.
Community Event

Mirta Galesic (Cowan Chair in Human Social Dynamics, Santa Fe Institute); Raven Chacon (artist and composer); Valerie Wilson (Santa Fe Institute).

Purpose: Community Event

July 1, 2015

7 p.m.
Center for Contemporary Arts
Community Event

Cris Moore (Professor, Santa Fe Institute)

Purpose: Community Event

July 15, 2015

7:30 p.m.
James A. Little Theater
Community Event

Understanding Genius: The Neuroscience of Extraordinary Creativity

Nancy C. Andreasen MD PhD is a neuroscientist and psychiatrist who studies creativity, schizophrenia, neuroimaging and genomics.  She is the Andrew H. Woods Chair of Psychiatry and Director of the Iowa Neuroimaging Consortium at The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine.  She is the author of three widely praised books for the general public, including The Creating Brain: The Neuroscience of Genius.

July 21, 2015

7:30 p.m.
James A. Little Theater
Community Event

Unconscious Bias

Jennifer Raymond, Associate Professor of Neurobiology Associate Dean, Office of Diversity and Leadership, Stanford University School of Medicine

Purpose: Community Event
SFI Host: Jennifer Dunne

Sept. 15, 2015

7:30 p.m.
James A. Little Theater
Sept. 15, 2015 - Sept. 16, 2015
Community Event

Jennifer Dunne, Vice President for Science, Santa Fe Institute. 

Oct. 14, 2015

7:30 p.m.
James A. Little Theater
Community Event

Questioning the Science of Gender Difference: A New Perspective

Cordelia Fine is an academic psychologist and writer whose most recent book, Delusions of Gender: The Real Science Behind Sex Differences, was named a Book of the Year by The Guardian and The Washington Post. Fine is an ARC Future Fellow in Psychological Sciences and Associate Professor at the Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne.

Nov. 18, 2015

7:30 p.m.
James A. Little Theater
Community Event

Touching a Nerve: The Self as Brain

Patricia Churchland is a Canadian-American philosopher and author of Touching a Nerve: The Self as Brain. Churchland was a 1991 MacArthur Fellow and currently teaches at the University of California, San Diego and at the Salk Institute. 

SFI Host: Juniper Lovato

Events News

May 30 event in Santa Fe: Creative collaboration in art and science May 21, 2015 -

Scientist Mirta Galesic and artist Raven Chacon present "Creative collaboration in art and science," the fourth annual Chaos to Complexity discussion Saturday afternoon, May 30, in Santa Fe.

Congrats to teacher Dave Brooks and ten high school seniors selected for SFI's High School Prize May 14, 2015 -

In a ceremony Wednesday evening in Santa Fe, SFI awarded science teacher Dave Brooks and ten high school seniors the Institute's 2015 High School Prize for Scientific Excellence.

Video: Watch Susan Murphy's SFI lecture on healing with data April 20, 2015 -

During an April 8 SFI Community Lecture in Santa Fe, statistician Susan Murphy showed how a healthcare decision approach that adapts treatment to each patient over time can improve patient ...

Video: Watch Sandy Pentland's SFI Community Lecture 'Ties that bind: The goodness of social networks' March 19, 2015 -

During an SFI Community Lecture March 11 in Santa Fe, MIT's Alex Pentland described ways the mathematical analysis of social networks is fertile ground for understanding human behavior. Watch ...

Register now for SFI's 2015 Short Course in Santa Fe Feb. 24, 2015 -

Register now for SFI's 2015 Short Course — Exploring Complexity in Social Systems and Economics — August 25-27 in Santa Fe.

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