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Theme: Facing The Future

Chertsey, United Kingdom
March 8th, 2013

About this event

What will the world be like in 5 years, ten, twenty years time? Looking at issues of food and energy, terrorism and policing, technology and science, and, of course, personal journeys, we will explore these ideas, interspersed with screenings, dance and performance.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Laurie Winkless
    One of the 'naked scientists' and an NPL researcher studying energy.
  • Chris Fuller
    Southampton University researcher and expert on global terrorism.
  • Charlotte Ainslie
    Student and traveller, photographer. Travelled to Ghana last summer.
  • Penny Mills
    Detective Inspector in the Met Police.
  • Gianluca Memoli
    Research scientist at NPL and bubble technologist.
  • Laurence Mulliez
    Alternative energy expert.
  • Angela Bradshaw
    Alexander Technique practitioner, and parent.
  • Natasha Kirkham
    Research scientist looking at eye-tracking of babies.
  • David Black
    Expert on google and new technologies.
  • Clare Porter
    Clare Porter is an experienced financial technology business leader who has worked in a variety of challenging global roles for a Fortune 500 software company.

Venue and Details

Sir WIlliam Perkins's School
Sir William Perkins's School
Guildford Road
Chertsey, TW17 9LL
United Kingdom
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