British Science Week Goldsmiths Showoff Special – 15th March


(^^ “Goldsmiths is one of the best known universities in the world for art and design” – Sarah Cox, former Goldsmiths press officer)

Join us at the Amersham Arms (New Cross, South London) on Wednesday 15 March for a Goldsmiths, University of London Showoff special featuring serial killers, Brad Pitt, and a high-tech smart glove.


The line-up:

Mark d’Inverno (Computing) on ‘Why machines can never be creative – the history and future of creativity’

Caoimhe McAnena (Psychology) on the psychology of the ‘Croydon Cat Killer’

Ashok Jansari (Psychology) asks ‘What’s the difference between Brad Pitt and a Super-cop?’

Hadeel Ayoub (Computing) Let’s have a talk…Glove to Glove

Robert Chapman (Psychology) on why ‘Science Reporting isn’t funny’

Sarah Wiseman (Computing) on ‘People are WEIRD – Why we shouldn’t experiment on students’


Doors 6:30pm for 7pm start.

Part of British Science Week.

Line-up subject to change.

All proceeds from ticket sales will go to CARA, the Centre for At-Risk Academics.


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