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REWIRED 2018: The Brain, Art and Innovation

Movement for Hope

Thursday, 25 October 2018 from 19:00 to 21:00 (BST)

REWIRED 2018: The Brain, Art and Innovation

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Ticket Type Sales End Price * Fee Quantity
General Admission 2d 20h 55m £15.00 £0.00
Students/Disabled/Under-16/Over-65/Unwaged 2d 20h 55m £12.00 £0.00
* Prices include VAT

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Presenting an evening at the intersection of art and science! Rewired features leading neuroscience researchers, artists, patient-advocates, and tech innovators each with a story to tell from a unique perspective!

Topics:

  • Neuroimaging and drumming
  • Disability and journalism
  • Cycle of diagnosis, lived experience and dance
  • Exploring natural treatments in clinic and poetry
  • Diverse representation and fashion
  • Design and engineering for disability
  • Adolescent brain development and risk taking

Arts: Live dance, live music, spoken-word poetry, eye-gaze art, fashion

Talks/Performances:

  • Prof Steve Williams (feat. Casper Miles on drums) Imaging the Brain - Drumming up a Connection
  • Niamh Herbert (previous writer at the Financial Times) - journalism and disability

  • Tanztheater Adrian Look (feat. Maria Ines Sousa and patient-advocates: Charles VerrallRachael Dougherty) - dance and stories of living beyond boundaries
  • Philippa Fibert: (feat. Nathan Gordon with spoken word poetry and breakdancers from Soul Mavericks Crew including Juan 'Spin' Gaviria) - exploring natural treatments in the clinic

  • James Lyon (feat.  fashion models) - perspectives on beauty

  • Sheana Hsin Hua Yu (Guardian featured and award-winning engineer, founder & CEO at Aergo, Enterprise Fellow at Royal Academy of Engineering, Imperial College London and Royal College of Art) - Design and engineering for disability
  • Jack Andrews (presenting on behalf of Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize winner,
    Prof Sarah-Jayne Blakemore) - Adolescent risk-taking behaviour

Featured conditions: Autism, Motor Neuron Disease, Parkinson's disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Transverse Myelitis, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Muscular Dystrophy, Spinal Muscular Atrophy 

Cash bar: Open between before the event and at the interval.

Doors will open at 6.15 pm. Please have your tickets ready. The theatre will open at 6.45 pm, and the show will start at 7 pm.

*Proceeds fund awareness-education, research support and adaptive equipment purchases.

 

Reviews of last year's event: 

The Lancet Neurology review 

WinkBall Review

WinkBall -  _

 

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Ondaatje Theatre
Royal Geographical Society
1 Kensington Gore
SW7 2AR London
United Kingdom

Thursday, 25 October 2018 from 19:00 to 21:00 (BST)


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