13. Description of the core message of your event and key topics to be covered (c.100 words):
Dance forms a vital part of all human societies; it is used to entertain, amaze, and to attract a partner. This demonstration will explain the importance of movement in human culture, and then show how dance can be scientifically investigated using interactive motion-capture technology.
14. Does the event have particular local relevance?:
15. If so, please indicate what this is:
Locally-based researchers are leading the event