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Talks and debates

Lord Kelvin Award Lecture winner: Robots and humans: When two societies meet

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Welcome to the Events guide for the 2014 Festival in Birmingham. You can search the events programme using the calendar, via the events map, by category, audience or by keyword 'film, comedy, etc using the box below

Sunday 7 September 2014
11.00 - 16.00
Venue: 
The Foyer, Bramall Music Building, University of Birmingham
Sunday 7 September 2014
11.00 - 16.00
Venue: 
Great Hall, Aston Webb Building, University of Birmingham
Sunday 7 September 2014
11.00 - 16.00
Venue: 
Lecture Theatre WG5, Aston Webb Building, University of Birmingham
Sunday 7 September 2014
11.00 - 16.00
Venue: 
Chancellor's Court, University of Birmingham

All the fun of the Fair...

Sunday 7 September 2014
11.00 - 16.00
Venue: 
Great Hall, Aston Webb Building, University of Birmingham

Fun for all the family … from fruit flies, to lab coats and discoveries in DNA...

Sunday 7 September 2014
11.00 - 16.00
Sunday 7 September 2014
12.00 - 13.00
Venue: 
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building, University of Birmingham

Take a tour of the frontier of intelligent robotics. In this talk Prof Jeremy Wyatt and Dr Nick Hawes will take you on a journey inside the minds of the latest intelligent robotics, explaining how they work.

Sunday 7 September 2014
12.30 - 13.30
Venue: 
Clock Tower, Chancellor's Court, University of Birmingham

Exploring the co-ordination between the brain and the nervous system.

Sunday 7 September 2014
13.00 - 14.00
Venue: 
Lecture Theatre G15, Muirhead Tower, University of Birmingham

A panel discussion of the ways mental health diagnosis of young people is perceived in research, medical care, the media and society.

Sunday 7 September 2014
13.00 - 14.00
Venue: 
Lecture Theatre 1, Arts Building, University of Birmingham

Professor David Evans, from the University of Birmingham, will explain the physics behind the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN,what we have discovered and what we are likely to discover in future.

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