Dreams, Genes, & Machines: An Evening with a UCLA Scientist and a NY Times Reporter

  • When: This Thursday, November 21, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
  • Where: Mark Taper Auditorium, Central Library, 630 W. 5th St., Los Angeles
  • Cost: Free

This Thursday, the Library Foundation is sponsoring an interesting event, “Dreams, Genes, & Machines: Are We Living Science Fiction?”

Come and learn about the superhuman robots that may be in our future. How about robots that can find survivors in thick smoke or help doctors perform near-impossible surgeries?

UCLA’s Dr. Achuta Kadambi will discuss what he and his team are working on in their labs. Dr. Kadambi will be sharing the stage with Nellie Bowles, who covers tech and internet culture for the New York Times.

If this sounds like a fascinating way to spend the evening, click here to learn more and to register. Organizers recommend you arrive early to get a seat.


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