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London Thinks - An Intimate Conversation with Roger Penrose

Conway Hall Ethical Society & Ideas Roadshow

Thursday, 10 November 2016 from 19:30 to 21:30 (GMT)

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Standard Adv   more info Ended £10.00 £0.00
1 years standard membership + entry Ended £40.00 £0.00
1 years concessionary membership + entry   more info Ended £30.00 £0.00

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Celebrated theoretical physicist Prof Sir Roger Penrose speaks with Ideas Roadshowhost Howard Burton on the current and future state of theoretical physics in keeping with his latest book, Fashion, Faith and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe.

Roger Penrose, one the world’s foremost theoretical physicists, has won numerous prizes, including the Albert Einstein Medal, for his fundamental contributions to general relativity and cosmology. He is the bestselling author, with Stephen Hawking, of The Nature of Space and Time (Princeton). Penrose’s other books include Cycles of Time: An Extraordinary New View of the Universe and The Road to Reality: A Complete Guide to the Laws of the Universe (both Vintage). He is the Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics Emeritus at the University of Oxford and lives in Oxford, England.

Ideas Roadshow is an innovative multimedia educational resource that features the personal, scholarly reflections of a wide variety of leading thinkers in the arts in sciences captured through the accessible medium of a filmed dialogue. Current institutional subscribers include Harvard University, Princeton University, Imperial College and the London School of Economics. Our present collection includes over 70 long-form videos and corresponding eBooks. All participants of the London Thinks/Ideas Roadshow Intimate Conversations series have been, or will soon be, guests on Ideas Roadshow.

Tickets: Standard £10, £7 concessions, Conway Hall Ethical Society members £5 (You can join as a member and receive the discounted ticket rates for a year. £40 standard, £35 concessions members).

Doors 7pm, Start 7.30pm. Ends 9pm.

Do you have questions about London Thinks - An Intimate Conversation with Roger Penrose? Contact Conway Hall Ethical Society & Ideas Roadshow

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Conway Hall
25 Red Lion Square
Holborn
WC1R 4RL London
United Kingdom

Thursday, 10 November 2016 from 19:30 to 21:30 (GMT)


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Ideas Roadshow creates unique reflections of leading thinkers through the medium of filmed conversations.

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