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.

Videos on

Many of our events are broadcast live
or video recorded.

Past events

Fri 29 May 2015
11:30am - 12:30pm

The next big thing

Hay Festival, Hay-on-Wye, Wales

Four Royal Society Research Fellows discuss their work at the forefront of science at the Hay Festival.

Wed 27 May 2015
8:30am - 6:00pm

Bioinspiration of new technologies

The Royal Society, London

Scientific discussion meeting organised by Professor Denis Noble CBE FRS, Professor Clemens Kaminski and Professor Richard Templer

Tue 26 May 2015
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Are you seeing clearly?

The Royal Society, London

Café Scientifique exploring the future of light on earth.

Mon 25 May 2015
2:30pm - 3:30pm

Memory and mental time travel

Hay Festival, Hay-on-Wye, Wales

Join Nicola Clayton and Clive Wilkins at the Hay Festival.

Mon 25 May 2015
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Random walk to graphene

Hay Festival, Hay-on-Wye, Wales

Andre Geim talks to Roger Highfield at the Hay Festival.

Sun 24 May 2015
5:30pm - 6:30pm

Eye Benders: The Science of Seeing and Believing

Hay Festival, Hay-on-Wye, Wales

Join us at the Hay Festival to celebrate the winner of the Young People's Book Prize 2014.

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