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Upcoming Meetings and Events

Directions to the Academy.

For information on a specific event, call the Events Office at 617-576-5032.

For press inquiries, call the Communications Office at 617-576-5043.

May 2017

MAY
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Tuesday, May 2, 2017  |  Register Online
House of the Academy, Cambridge, MA
5:30 p.m.

Reception Welcoming New Members

Hosted by the Boston-Cambridge Planning Committee
MAY
4
Thursday, May 4, 2017  |  Register Online
Physics and Astrophysics Building, Stanford University
4:30 p.m.

Roundtable Discussion: Barriers to International Scientific Collaboration

Featuring:
Ann Arvin (Stanford University)
Arthur Bienenstock (Stanford University)
Peter Michelson (Stanford University)
MAY
5
Friday, May 5, 2017  |  Register Online
House of the Academy, Cambridge, MA
12:30 p.m.
Friday Forum

The Girl at the Baggage Claim: Explaining the East-West Culture Gap

Featuring:
Gish Jen (Author)
MAY
9
Tuesday, May 9, 2017  |  Register Online
Brown University Faculty Club, Providence, RI
12:00 p.m.

Member Luncheon

MAY
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Thursday, May 11, 2017  |  Register Online
University of California, San Diego Faculty Club, La Jolla, CA
5:00 p.m.

Robotics: Their Promises for the 21st Century

Featuring:
Henrik Christensen (UCSD)
MAY
17
Wednesday, May 17, 2017  |  Register Online
House of the Academy, Cambridge, MA
6:00 p.m.

How Vision Works

Featuring:
Charles Gilbert (The Rockefeller University)
Dale Purves (Duke Institute for Brain Sciences)
Ken Nakayama, moderator (Harvard University)
MAY
18
Thursday, May 18, 2017  |  Register Online
Carnegie Institution for Science, Washington, D.C.
6:30 p.m.

Communicating Science in an Age of Disbelief in Experts

Featuring:
Mary Sue Coleman (Association of American Universities; formerly, University of Michigan)
Alan I. Leshner (American Association for the Advancement of Science)
Richard Meserve (Covington & Burling LLP; formerly, Carnegie Institution for Science)
Joe Palca (National Public Radio)

June 2017

JUN
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Monday, June 5, 2017  |  Register Online
Century Association, New York, NY
6:00 p.m.

Reception Welcoming New Members

Upcoming Meetings and Other Events

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Friday Forum Schedule

View the 2015–2016 Friday Forum schedule.

Past Meetings, Lectures, and Other Events

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