Oct 20 Leonardo DASER washington DC

D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)

October 20, 2011, 6 p.m. (doors open at 5:30 p.m.)
Keck Center, 500 Fifth St., N.W., Room 100, Washington, D.C.
Registration and Photo IDs required

Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences (CPNAS) presents D.C. Art and Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER), a monthly discussion forum on art and science projects in the national capital region. DASERs provide the public with a snapshot of the cultural environment of the region and foster interdisciplinary networking. This series is organized in collaboration with Leonardo, the International Society for the Arts, Sciences, and Technology.

October 20 Program

5:30 to 6:00 p.m. Check in
6:00 to 6:10 p.m. Welcoming remarks and community sharing time. 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
6:10 to 7:10 p.m. Panelists’ presentations (15 minutes each)
Richard G. Weiss, Professor of Chemistry,
Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
Mike Maizels, PhD Candidate, History of Art,
University of Virginia, Charlottesville
David Cantor, Deputy Director, Office of History,
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
Kóan Jeff Baysa, Medical Editor and Curator,
New York and Los Angeles
7:10 to 7:45 p.m. Discussion
7:45 to 8:30 p.m. Reception

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