2015 Conference on Everything

When:
April 25, 2015 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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2015-04-25T19:00:00+01:00
Where:
Churchill College FDR, Cockcroft Room
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Amanda Chen

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The academic event of the year. Find out about the research done by MCR members through posters and short talks. Tea and coffee served throughout, with plenary speaker Prof. Ian Stewart.


 

This year’s Conference on Everything will be held on Saturday, April 25th, 2015. The event will start around 2:00pm and will end before the Advanced Students’ pre-dinner reception at 7:00pm.

The Conference on Everything is an annual celebration and exhibition of research by Churchill MCR students to other students, fellows, and guests. The conference is free to participate in and attend. Highlights include a Keynote speaker (previous speakers include Iraqi Ambassador Salah Al-Shaikhly, String Theory Pioneer Michael Green, Liberal Democrat politician Julian Huppert, British statistician David Spiegelhalter, and British mathematician Nicholas H. Bingham), the Alex Mischenko Prize for Best Poster, an abstract book, snacks, and the opportunity to learn more about what your peers actually do. More information on previous Conferences can be found here and all questions can be directed to mcr_academic@chu.cam.ac.uk.

We are incredibly excited to announce that our plenary speaker for the 2015 Conference on Everything will be Prof. Ian Stewart, FRS! Prof. Stewart is a widely celebrated mathematician, science writer, and science fiction writer. You can read more about him here on his personal website and/or follow his activity on Twitter (@joatstewart).