Amsterdam — September 2015

For the second time, the Amsterdam-based Discovery Festival will include a Symposium of Occam’s Beard. The festival will be held in in NEMO Amsterdam (the Netherlands), on Friday September 25th. The festival’s programme starts at 21:00 (9pm) and continues until 4am on Saturday.

Our participants are neuro scientist Marcia Brandenburg-Goddard (Leiden University / winner of FameLab 2015) on brain mechanisms; historian and Twitter-celeb Erik Kwakkel (Leiden University / De Jonge Akademie) on medieval manuscripts; Catholijn Jonker (TU Delft) on interactive intelligence; and Hans Slabbekoorn (Leiden University) on sound pollution in fish.