Lancaster University – Science Week 2021

For all the budding Scientists in your schools The Faculty of Science and Technology at Lancaster University will be hosting Science Week 2021, a series of online talks! Students, parents, teachers are welcome to join Lancaster for an exciting week of free online webinars from the University’s Faculty of Science and Technology on the theme of “change”. Taking place from 12th – 16th April, Science Week 2021 brings together university researchers from a diverse range of fields to share their cutting-edge research with the public.

 

Hear about the search for dark matter, using AI to improve wind energy production, the challenges of designing clinical trials during a pandemic and more. There’s something for everyone, and students will have the chance to ask questions and engage with university researchers – so come along and invite some change!

 

Keynote Speaker: Professor David Halpern, Chief Executive of the Behavioural Insights Team

To kick off the week, welcoming keynote speaker Professor David Halpern, who leads the Behavioural Insights Team in using behavioural science to inform policy and improve people’s lives, as he asks ‘can behavioural science make the world a better place?’

 

Students can find out more about the week’s activities and access all of the booking links here:

www.lancaster.ac.uk/sci-tech/research/science-week/

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