Search

November 14: DC Art Science Evening Rendezvous Discusses Drones

Join the next D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) on Thursday, November 14 at 6:00 p.m. for an exploration of the theme of drones. DASER, a monthly discussion forum on art and science projects in the national capital region and beyond, takes place at the Keck Center, 500 Fifth St., N.W., Washington, D.C.
 
Registration and photo IDs are required. Register here.
 
The event will be webcast live starting at 5:30 p.m. EST. Click here to access the webcast.
 
This month’s guest speakers include:

  • Missy Cummings, Visiting Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA; Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, the Duke Institute of Brain Sciences, and Director, Humans and Autonomy Laboratory, Duke University, Durham, NC
  • Marko Peljhan, Artist, Professor, Interdisciplinary Studies, Director Systemics lab, MAT/ART, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Peter Singer, Director, Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence, The Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C.

Moderated by Niels Van Tomme, Visiting Curator, Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture, University of Maryland, Baltimore County. A reception will follow starting at 8:00 p.m.
 
DASER is co-sponsored by Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences (CPNAS) and Leonardo, the International Society for the Arts, Sciences, and Technology.