Martin Gardner, Magic and Science: Celebration of Mind

The University of Girona will host a two-hour session, at the Degree Room of the Faculty of Sciences. First, at, 6 pm, the Cathedra for Science Culture and Digital Communication will present its activities for the current academic year. Immediately, there will be a round table by three leading UdG scientists on artificial intelligence, quantum computation and chemistry.

At 7 pm, we will host the IX annual G4G Celebration of Mind in honor of Martin Gardner. As usual, participants will be encouraged to share games, tricks, curiosities and ideas related to the field of intersection of magic and science. Durint the first 15 minutes, Miquel Duran and the local Magic & Science project will address this year’s theme and comment of the material provided by the G4G Foundation.

Special attention will be paid to the upcoming UNESCO Internacional Year of the Periodic Table of the Elements 2019.

Attendace is free. The event will be over at 8 pm.

This activity is included in the activities of Catalonia’s Science Week 2018.

 

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Facultat de Ciències, Universitat de Girona, Spain