Events calendar

The Royal Society runs public lectures, scientific meetings and exhibitions throughout the year and the Summer Science Exhibition in July. Most of our events are free and open to the public and many are video recorded.

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Many of our events are broadcast live
or video recorded.

Upcoming events

Fri 25 Apr 2014
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Vesuvius: volcanic laboratory or miracle of divine intervention?

The Royal Society, London

Public history of science lecture by Gillian Darley

Mon 28 Apr 2014
6:30pm - 8:00pm

How does the biodiversity of tropical forests affect our planet?

The Royal Society, London

Café Scientifique with Professor Oliver Phillips

Mon 28 Apr 2014 - Tue 29 Apr 2014

Cell adhesion century: culture breakthrough

The Royal Society, London

Scientific discussion meeting organised by Professor Kevin Kendall FRS, Professor Stephen Busby FRS, Professor Costantino Creton, Dr Florian Rehfeldt and Professor Gabriel Waksman FRS

Wed 30 Apr 2014 - Thu 01 May 2014

Bio-nano interactions: new tools, insights and impacts

The Royal Society at Chicheley Hall, home of the Kavli Royal Society International Centre, Buckinghamshire

Satellite meeting organised by Dr Michaela Kendall, Professor Kevin Kendall FRS and Dr Liam Grover and Professor Paula Mendes

Fri 02 May 2014
1:00pm - 2:00pm

The Royal Society and science fiction

The Royal Society, London

Public history of science lecture by Professor Farah Mendlesohn

Tue 06 May 2014 - Wed 07 May 2014

From mind to market

The Royal Society, London

This two-day event aims to bring together leaders in industry, academia and policy to look at different approaches towards stimulating innovation in Germany and the UK.

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