Talks & Lectures Events

View all the upcoming Talks & Lectures Events taking place throughout Glasgow below or use the calendar to find Events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

01 September 2016 - 31 December 2017
Glasgow Central Tours offers you the chance to explore one of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks!
Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Discover Charles Rennie Mackintosh's story at The Glasgow School of Art, from student to master architect!
BBC 6 Music Festival

BBC 6 Music Festival

24 March 2017 - 26 March 2017
Various Locations Glasgow
The 6 Music Festival 2017, featuring over 50 acts, will take place across various venues between 22nd & 26th March!
GLITCH Film Festival 2017

GLITCH Film Festival 2017

24 March 2017 - 01 April 2017
The GLITCH Film Festival returns to CCA Glasgow with a delectable feast of UK and Scottish premieres!
Howard Jones

Howard Jones

26 March 2017
An evening with Howard Jones (The Songs, The Piano & The Stories) comes to Oran Mor Glasgow on Sunday 26th March!
Kidding On

Kidding On

27 March 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Object in Focus

Object in Focus

28 March 2017
Each week join one of Kelvingrove's Curators as they look at one of the museums artefacts or paintings in more detail!
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

28 March 2017
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Discover Scandinavian Outdoor Lifestyle - why Friluftsliv should be your new way of life

Discover Scandinavian Outdoor Lifestyle - why Friluftsliv should be your new way of life

29 March 2017
Nordic Outdoor is offering a unique opportunity to discover the Scandinavian outdoor lifestyle on March 29th!
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

29 March 2017
Join Waterstones Sauchiehall Street for their monthly book group focusing on all things Sci-Fi, horror and fantasy!
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

30 March 2017
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Media Portrayal

Media Portrayal

31 March 2017
Join Professor Greg Philo at Al-Furqan Mosque as he discusses media portrayal and if it leads to skewed perception.
Spring Half Term at Pollok Country Park

Spring Half Term at Pollok Country Park

01 April 2017 - 17 April 2017
There's lots of fantastic and free fun to be had for all the family at Pollok Country Park this Spring!
Kidding On

Kidding On

03 April 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
LUX Critical Forum Glasgow

LUX Critical Forum Glasgow

04 April 2017
Glasgow LUX Critical Forum at CCA Glasgow is a monthly discussion group for artists working with the moving image.
Object in Focus

Object in Focus

04 April 2017
Each week join one of Kelvingrove's Curators as they look at one of the museums artefacts or paintings in more detail!
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

04 April 2017
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Bookmark: Reading Platform

Bookmark: Reading Platform

05 April 2017
Bookmark: Reading Platform are a regular reading group who meet monthly at CCA Glasgow.
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

06 April 2017
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Science Lates

Science Lates

07 April 2017
Enjoy exhibits, live demonstrations, talks, shows, tasty food and delicious drinks at the adult-only Science Lates!
Kidding On

Kidding On

10 April 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
TalkSeePhotography: FLOW International Photography Festival

TalkSeePhotography: FLOW International Photography Festival

10 April 2017
TalkSeePhotography is delighted to present Roddy McKenzie and Matt Sillars as part of FLOW Photography Festival.
Object in Focus

Object in Focus

11 April 2017
Each week join one of Kelvingrove's Curators as they look at one of the museums artefacts or paintings in more detail!
Scottish Writers’ Centre and Red Squirrel Press: What do short stories look like?

Scottish Writers’ Centre and Red Squirrel Press: What do short stories look like?

11 April 2017
Join Scottish Writers’ Centre and Red Squirrel Press for an evening of new writing at CCA Glasgow!
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

11 April 2017
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

13 April 2017
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Surface Area Dance Theatre: An Introduction to British Sign Language

Surface Area Dance Theatre: An Introduction to British Sign Language

14 April 2017
Surface Area Dance Theatre presents an introduction to British Sign Language at CCA Glasgow on April 14th!
Kidding On

Kidding On

17 April 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Ceol’s Craic Club Film

Ceol’s Craic Club Film

18 April 2017
Join Ceòl's Craic for an evening of Gaelic conversation and film followed by their quiz at CCA Glasgow!
Object in Focus

Object in Focus

18 April 2017
Each week join one of Kelvingrove's Curators as they look at one of the museums artefacts or paintings in more detail!
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

18 April 2017
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
420 Hempstock

420 Hempstock

20 April 2017
420 HEMPSTOCK Scotland 2017 will see the cannabis community bloom for 1 day -once again- for the 6th year running!
The Dust of Everyday Life

The Dust of Everyday Life

20 April 2017
The Dust of Everyday Life is a thought-provoking one-day symposium from Mental Health Foundation and See Me.
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

20 April 2017
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Bi-Aura Bio-Energy Healing Free Talk & Taster Sessions

Bi-Aura Bio-Energy Healing Free Talk & Taster Sessions

22 April 2017
Glasgow South Side
Join Biotherapy Glasgow for a Bi-Aura Bio-Energy Healing Free Talk & Taster Session at Studio 70.
Glasgow Raspberry Pi Day

Glasgow Raspberry Pi Day

22 April 2017
Raspberry Pi Day at the University of Strathclyde is an event for all levels of ability and involvement!
Sun Over The Botanics

Sun Over The Botanics

23 April 2017
Join the Astronomical Society of Glasgow for a chance to see the surface of the sun safely at the Botanic Gardens!
WARM Sundays

WARM Sundays

23 April 2017
WARM Sundays are an ongoing series of workshops for women programmed by WARM members at CCA Glasgow.
Kidding On

Kidding On

24 April 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Monthly Workshop: Knowing the Key Financial Numbers in Your Business

Monthly Workshop: Knowing the Key Financial Numbers in Your Business

25 April 2017
Join ActionCOACH Andrew Goldburg for a plain-English, down-to-earth, financial fundamentals workshop for your business
Object in Focus

Object in Focus

25 April 2017
Each week join one of Kelvingrove's Curators as they look at one of the museums artefacts or paintings in more detail!
Scottish Writers’ Centre: Poetry in Motion

Scottish Writers’ Centre: Poetry in Motion

25 April 2017
Poetry in Motion offers up an evening of six short Poetry Films from Poets and Writers at CCA Glasgow!
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

25 April 2017
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

26 April 2017
Join Waterstones Sauchiehall Street for their monthly book group focusing on all things Sci-Fi, horror and fantasy!
The Keith Wright Theatre Talks

The Keith Wright Theatre Talks

27 April 2017
The University of Strathclyde presents a series of discussions between Keith Wright Literary Fellow Alan McKendrick.
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

27 April 2017
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
EthnoGRAPHIC: In Conversation with Manuel Ramos

EthnoGRAPHIC: In Conversation with Manuel Ramos

28 April 2017
Manuel Ramos speaks with local graphic artist Mitch Miller in a special event organised by The Drouth.
Glasgow Zine Fest 2017

Glasgow Zine Fest 2017

29 April 2017 - 30 April 2017
Glasgow Zine Fest at CCA Glasgow is an independent publishing festival that champions DIY art and empowerment!
Kidding On

Kidding On

01 May 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Science Lates

Science Lates

05 May 2017
Enjoy exhibits, live demonstrations, talks, shows, tasty food and delicious drinks at the adult-only Science Lates!
Kidding On

Kidding On

08 May 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

15 May 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

22 May 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

29 May 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

31 May 2017
Join Waterstones Sauchiehall Street for their monthly book group focusing on all things Sci-Fi, horror and fantasy!
Science Lates

Science Lates

02 June 2017
Enjoy exhibits, live demonstrations, talks, shows, tasty food and delicious drinks at the adult-only Science Lates!
Kidding On

Kidding On

05 June 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Making and Re-Making Glasgow: Heritage and Sustainability

Making and Re-Making Glasgow: Heritage and Sustainability

10 June 2017
Join SAH Glasgow for their annual seminar Making and Re-Making Glasgow: Heritage and Sustainability.
Kidding On

Kidding On

12 June 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

19 June 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

26 June 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

28 June 2017
Join Waterstones Sauchiehall Street for their monthly book group focusing on all things Sci-Fi, horror and fantasy!
Kidding On

Kidding On

03 July 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Science Lates

Science Lates

07 July 2017
Enjoy exhibits, live demonstrations, talks, shows, tasty food and delicious drinks at the adult-only Science Lates!
Kidding On

Kidding On

10 July 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

17 July 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

24 July 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

26 July 2017
Join Waterstones Sauchiehall Street for their monthly book group focusing on all things Sci-Fi, horror and fantasy!
Kidding On

Kidding On

31 July 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Science Lates

Science Lates

04 August 2017
Enjoy exhibits, live demonstrations, talks, shows, tasty food and delicious drinks at the adult-only Science Lates!
Kidding On

Kidding On

07 August 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

14 August 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

21 August 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

28 August 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Science Lates

Science Lates

01 September 2017
Enjoy exhibits, live demonstrations, talks, shows, tasty food and delicious drinks at the adult-only Science Lates!
Kidding On

Kidding On

04 September 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

11 September 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

18 September 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Clydebuilt Festival

Clydebuilt Festival

22 September 2017 - 24 September 2017
From September 22nd - 24th, Glasgow will play host to the first Clydebuilt Festival, a celebration of boats!
QE2 Story 50 Years Conference

QE2 Story 50 Years Conference

22 September 2017
Celebrate 50 years since QE2’s launch in Clydebank at this fabulous conference at Clydebank Town Hall!
Kidding On

Kidding On

25 September 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

02 October 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

09 October 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

16 October 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

23 October 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

30 October 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

06 November 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

13 November 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

20 November 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

27 November 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

04 December 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

11 December 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

18 December 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

25 December 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!

Events in East Renfrewshire

Mearns History Group Meeting

Mearns History Group Meeting

04 April 2017
Join the Mearns History Group for their monthly meeting where a guest speaker will give an illustrated presentation!
Introduction to Advanced Driving

Introduction to Advanced Driving

05 April 2017
A free Introduction to Advanced Driving course is being held by Glasgow South IAM in Thornliebank.
National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Meeting

National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Meeting

13 April 2017
Join the NTS Eastwood and District Members for their monthly meeting where a speaker will give an illustrated talk!
Bi-Aura Bio-Energy Healing Free Talk & Demo

Bi-Aura Bio-Energy Healing Free Talk & Demo

17 April 2017
Join Biotherapy Glasgow for a Bi-Aura Bio-Energy Healing Free Talk & Demo at Serenity Massage & Holistic Centre.
Healthy Eating Information Session

Healthy Eating Information Session

25 April 2017
Join Tinies Glasgow and Your Health Angel for a Healthy Eating Information Session at the Busby Hotel on April 25th.

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the Quaker House

Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the Quaker House

27 March 2017
Check out the Rare Books Edinburgh events on at the Quaker House in March.
TEDxUniversityofEdinburghSalon: The Butterfly Effect

TEDxUniversityofEdinburghSalon: The Butterfly Effect

28 March 2017
Four guest speakers will share their ideas on environment and sustainability at this TEDx event on 28th March.
Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the National Library of Scotland

Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the National Library of Scotland

29 March 2017
Check out the Rare Books Edinburgh events on at the National Library of Scotland in March!
Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the National Library of Scotland

Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the National Library of Scotland

30 March 2017
Check out the Rare Books Edinburgh events on at the National Library of Scotland in March!
Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the Quaker House

Rare Books Edinburgh 2017: Events at the Quaker House

30 March 2017
Check out the Rare Books Edinburgh events on at the Quaker House in March.
Brexit: Boom or Bust for British Science?

Brexit: Boom or Bust for British Science?

01 April 2017
Join Dr Rob Davidson Executive Director, Scientists for EU, to explore the future of UK science post-Brexit.
City Farming

City Farming

01 April 2017
Join the city farming revolution and start your own windowsill vegetable patch.
Dialogues: When Art Meets Science

Dialogues: When Art Meets Science

01 April 2017
What happens when art and science connect - when artists and scientists meet and collaborate?
Dialogues: When Art Meets Technology

Dialogues: When Art Meets Technology

01 April 2017
Join the Play On artists to discuss how they made their pieces how we might play and interact with art in the future.
Heart Attack: Science’s Battle of the Sexes

Heart Attack: Science’s Battle of the Sexes

01 April 2017
Why is it harder to diagnose heart attack in women than in men?
Super Humans

Super Humans

01 April 2017
Explore how living with medical technology can affect your sense of who you are.
Test Tube to YouTube

Test Tube to YouTube

01 April 2017
Ever wondered about the people and programs working behind the scenes to bring content to your news feed?
The Conscious Uncoupling

The Conscious Uncoupling

01 April 2017
Award-winning comedian Rosie Wilby investigates the psychological impact of a breakup in this show.
Hospitals of the Future

Hospitals of the Future

02 April 2017
Learn how multi-disciplinary approaches are transforming our hospitals in incredible ways.
How much Medicine is too much?

How much Medicine is too much?

02 April 2017
A thought-provoking event exploring the challenges facing healthcare organisations.
Icy Worlds and the Challenges of Climate Change

Icy Worlds and the Challenges of Climate Change

02 April 2017 - 03 April 2017
Climate Change - What do these physical changes mean for the plants and animals that live in Earth's polar regions?
Tea-Lightful! The Origins -  Science and Traditions of Tea

Tea-Lightful! The Origins - Science and Traditions of Tea

02 April 2017
Join us as we explore the origins - science and traditions of tea - from plant to cup
The Art of Neuroscience

The Art of Neuroscience

02 April 2017
The artists awarded Creative Research Artist Fellowships by NHS Lothian’s Art & Therapeutic Design programme.
The Cradle of Humanity

The Cradle of Humanity

02 April 2017
Discover how East Africa became the cradle of humanity, giving rise to the brainy ape and allowing us to dominate.
Zero to 5G: the science of mobile communication

Zero to 5G: the science of mobile communication

02 April 2017
Learn how mobile technology works and look forward to a 5G connected world.
A healthy philosophy: we need to talk about how we value our medicines

A healthy philosophy: we need to talk about how we value our medicines

03 April 2017
Join our panel of experts to examine how we can get value for money from our medicines.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

03 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

03 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Predicting the Effects of Climate Change by 2100

Predicting the Effects of Climate Change by 2100

03 April 2017
What might life on earth might be like at the end of the century? Come along and discover the issues at hand.
Scientists Have Your Data!

Scientists Have Your Data!

03 April 2017
Scientists have your data and they want to use it. Come and decide what they can do with it.
Wearables That Snitch on Us

Wearables That Snitch on Us

03 April 2017
Wearable devices are increasingly helping us improve our daily lives but do they also tell others what we do?
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

04 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Borders -  benefits and biomedicine: surveillance and social justice

Borders - benefits and biomedicine: surveillance and social justice

04 April 2017
Should we be concerned that data can be unfairly used to exclude those who are unable to speak up for themselves?
Dictionary for a New World

Dictionary for a New World

04 April 2017
Learn about cutting-edge research and discover how words change the physical structure of our brains.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

04 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Games: Just What the Doctor Ordered

Games: Just What the Doctor Ordered

04 April 2017
Join Prof Pam Kato to explore ground-breaking games in the treatment of disease.
Identity!

Identity!

04 April 2017
Explore forensic techniques and discover how forensic investigators prove that evidence identifies an individual.
Stranger Than Fiction

Stranger Than Fiction

04 April 2017
‘Stranger Than Fiction’ - Don't miss this talk by author Tricia J. Robertson at The Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Centre!
The Fertility Computer

The Fertility Computer

04 April 2017
Explore the latest advances in reproductive technologies.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

05 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Behind the Scenes of The Tomb

Behind the Scenes of The Tomb

05 April 2017
Learn how the conservation of the painted mummy shroud from the Egyptian tomb of Montsuef revealed an untold story.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

05 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
GoatMan: How I Took a Holiday from Being Human

GoatMan: How I Took a Holiday from Being Human

05 April 2017
Hear what happened when a research grant offered Thomas Thwaites a chance to take a holiday from being human!
Science in a post-truth world

Science in a post-truth world

05 April 2017
Science works on the sharing of facts and learning - how can this thrive in a world that no longer values knowledge?
Sex -  Lies and Brainscans

Sex - Lies and Brainscans

05 April 2017
Join us to examine functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and its applications in neuroscience.
The Art of Medical Imaging

The Art of Medical Imaging

05 April 2017
Explore how art, artists and movies have helped radiologists to visualise the human body.
Your phenomenal phone and what it says about your privacy

Your phenomenal phone and what it says about your privacy

05 April 2017
An exploration of what our mobiles give away about us and what happens to that information.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

06 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Bio-Discoveries

Bio-Discoveries

06 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
What new things have a team of biologists discovered over the past year about animals, plants and other living things.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

06 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Fashionable Diseases: Syphilis -  Consumption and Gout

Fashionable Diseases: Syphilis - Consumption and Gout

06 April 2017 - 08 April 2017
Learn how shameful diseases like syphilis, gout and consumption became the height of fashion.
Food Expiry Dates: what to believe?

Food Expiry Dates: what to believe?

06 April 2017
Should we believe the dates on food labels and what can technology do to help us avoid waste?
Greening the developing world

Greening the developing world

06 April 2017
Investigate the importance of clean tech and renewable energy provisions in helping developing economies grow.
How Beer Made Science History

How Beer Made Science History

06 April 2017
Learn how brewing science changed the world at this after dark peak behind the scenes at Summerhall brewery.
Maths: Connecting Our World

Maths: Connecting Our World

06 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
Find out how maths can stop disease spreading, enable computers to talk to each other and help find the fastes routes.
Seeing Minds Online

Seeing Minds Online

06 April 2017 - 10 April 2017
Join us to see if you can tell the difference between a human and a chat-bot!
The ARUP Lecture: Rethinking the Shades of Night

The ARUP Lecture: Rethinking the Shades of Night

06 April 2017
Explore the notion of the 24-hour city and how lighting can shape sustainable cities that are more enjoyable & safer.
The rise of e-democracy

The rise of e-democracy

06 April 2017
What will the role of modern technologies and communication methods be in the future of politics.
Unlocking the Gamer

Unlocking the Gamer

06 April 2017
Learn how designers create games with the player in mind and find out more about your virtual self.
Who will scam us next -  and how?

Who will scam us next - and how?

06 April 2017
Uncover the ways that scammers can gain access to our money, data and passwords.
A death online

A death online

07 April 2017
Today most of us have a data rich online life, but happens to your data when you die?
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

07 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Disrupting the food chain

Disrupting the food chain

07 April 2017
New technologies are being used to disrupt the food chain, but are they making our food systems better?
Qs & As with Colin MacLachlan The Pilgrim SAS Veteran

Qs & As with Colin MacLachlan The Pilgrim SAS Veteran

07 April 2017
Who Dares Cares invites you to Walkerburn Rugby Club for a Q & A with Colin MacLachlan, The Pilgrim SAS Veteran.
Reflections on Time

Reflections on Time

07 April 2017
Join Raymond Tallis to explore concepts of time.
The Burger Evolution

The Burger Evolution

07 April 2017
Join us at our pop-up burger bar to taste the past, present and future of this classic and much-loved sandwich.
TV in a connected culture

TV in a connected culture

07 April 2017
Is binge watching bad for you? Join our panel of experts as they explore the changes in our sofa-based habits.
A technophobe’s guide to disconnecting

A technophobe’s guide to disconnecting

08 April 2017
What would it take to live your life without the use of technology?
Can computers be creative?

Can computers be creative?

08 April 2017
Join us for a discussion on the potential of computers to be creative.
Catching the Travel Bug

Catching the Travel Bug

08 April 2017
As our world becomes more connected, the spread of disease and viruses becomes more of an issue. What can be done?
Chimps on Trial

Chimps on Trial

08 April 2017
Join primatologist Lewis Dean to examine what we know about the mental abilities of our closest evolutionary cousins.
Death of the Paperback

Death of the Paperback

08 April 2017
As technology advances will the paperback die out? Come along to this interactive event at Summerhall.
From page to reality: Sci-fi meets modern life

From page to reality: Sci-fi meets modern life

08 April 2017
Join us to explore the symbiotic relationship between science and fiction.
How to Sustain: Sustainability and its Societal Implications

How to Sustain: Sustainability and its Societal Implications

08 April 2017
A reflection on our understanding of sustainability across ecology, economics, politics and culture.
Online Identity

Online Identity

08 April 2017
Join psychologist Dr Aleks Krotoski in conversation with writer and musician Pat Kane as they discuss online identity.
The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas - Climate Change in a Connected World

The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas - Climate Change in a Connected World

08 April 2017
Academics, activists and comedians pitch their visions of the future in an increasingly connected world.
The Right to be Forgotten

The Right to be Forgotten

08 April 2017
Is anything ever forgotten online? Join us to explore the legal, technical and personal issues.
Why we play

Why we play

08 April 2017
Explore the real meaning of play and discover how technology is changing the way we play.
Your Robot Roommate

Your Robot Roommate

08 April 2017
Discover a possible future where robots and humans live happily together.
Blockchain technology: A Secure Solution

Blockchain technology: A Secure Solution

09 April 2017
Can blockchains, the technology that made bitcoin transactions possible, be put to use in many other capacities?
Digital Smells in a Digital Future

Digital Smells in a Digital Future

09 April 2017
Learn why it's so challenging to send digital smells!
Exploring the Influence of D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson

Exploring the Influence of D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson

09 April 2017
Explore the impact on science and art of Scottish zoologist D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson.
Forensic Fact meets Forensic Fiction

Forensic Fact meets Forensic Fiction

09 April 2017
Join Lin Anderson and Prof. Lorna Dawson for a unique event - Forensic Fact meets Forensic Fiction at Summerhall.
Morality out of money

Morality out of money

09 April 2017
Discover how money has been central in establishing some of the moral principles at the heart of western culture.
Restoring and Preserving Natures Beauty. The Art of Taxidermy -  with Fiona Dean

Restoring and Preserving Natures Beauty. The Art of Taxidermy - with Fiona Dean

09 April 2017
Join artist Fiona Dean as she gives a live demonstration and talks through the process of bird taxidermy.
The Ethical Carnivore -  My Year of Killing to Eat

The Ethical Carnivore - My Year of Killing to Eat

09 April 2017
Louise Gray talks about her year-long adventure eating only meat she had killed herself.
The Particle Zoo

The Particle Zoo

09 April 2017
Explore the weirdness of the subatomic world with experimental particle physicist Dr Gavin Hesketh.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

10 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Edinburgh Medal Address: Are we ready for the next epidemic?

Edinburgh Medal Address: Are we ready for the next epidemic?

10 April 2017
Join distinguished microbiologist Professor Peter Piot for this year’s Edinburgh Medal address.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

10 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Faslane

Faslane

10 April 2017 - 11 April 2017
Jenna Watt navigates her own journey through the politics, protests and peace camps of the nuclear debate.
How do rivers work?

How do rivers work?

10 April 2017 - 12 April 2017
Learn about the geomorphology of rivers and find out about current river restoration work happening in Scotland.
What is Wellness? The Pursuit of Eating Clean

What is Wellness? The Pursuit of Eating Clean

10 April 2017
Learn the true impact of our pursuit for wellness.
Why is life so complicated? Can my computer help?

Why is life so complicated? Can my computer help?

10 April 2017
Explore the power of complex computer simulations and discover how they could help sort out our complex lives.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

11 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
AI-Powered Healthcare

AI-Powered Healthcare

11 April 2017
Discover the possibilities of AI-Powered Healthcare.
Cheeseology 2.0

Cheeseology 2.0

11 April 2017
Come along for a tutored tasting journey on the technologies used to produce cheese in its many delicious varieties.
Chemistry of the Human Body

Chemistry of the Human Body

11 April 2017
What are we made of? The arsenic to zirconium of the human body.
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

11 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Genetic Modification: Food for Thought

Genetic Modification: Food for Thought

11 April 2017
This interactive discussion investigates the kind of agriculture and food systems that can provide the food we need.
Lothian Birth Cohort Project

Lothian Birth Cohort Project

11 April 2017
Discover how childhood mental capacity affects health and cognitive function in later life.
Scottish Identity

Scottish Identity

11 April 2017
Join poet and novelist James Robertson in discussion with a prominent scientist to explore the Scottish self.
Why Places Matter for Mental Wellbeing

Why Places Matter for Mental Wellbeing

11 April 2017
An interactive discussion that will help you discover and discuss how our surroundings can affect our mental health.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

12 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

12 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Intelligent Transport: Connecting Our World

Intelligent Transport: Connecting Our World

12 April 2017
How can we combine technology and data for better and more intelligent transport systems?
Nature, Nurture or Neither?

Nature, Nurture or Neither?

12 April 2017
Join scientist and author Steve Jones to debate whether identity can really be split into nature and nurture.
Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live

Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live

12 April 2017
Edinburgh International Science Festival: Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live at the Usher Hall.
The Bleeding Edge

The Bleeding Edge

12 April 2017
Does technology turn toxic in an unequal world? 
The Sound Revolution

The Sound Revolution

12 April 2017
Join us to explore the influence digital technology has had on music and what effect it might have in the future!
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

13 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

Edinburgh Skeptics at the Science Festival

13 April 2017
A range of talks on science, reason and critical thinking - a different topic every night!
Gravitational Waves

Gravitational Waves

13 April 2017
Explore the most important development in astronomy since 1608: the birth of gravitational wave astronomy.
How Beer Made Science History

How Beer Made Science History

13 April 2017
Learn how brewing science changed the world at this after dark peak behind the scenes at Summerhall brewery.
Me, Myself and I

Me, Myself and I

13 April 2017
Author Christopher Brookmyre and poet Jenny Lindsay discuss how artists and writers bring their characters to life.
Shared Autonomy: The future of Interactive robotics

Shared Autonomy: The future of Interactive robotics

13 April 2017
Join Prof Sethu Vijayakumar as he explores the role of informatics -  digitisation - automation and robo
Technaceuticals

Technaceuticals

13 April 2017
Instead of pharmaceuticals, doctors are turning to technology to alter brain activity and manage pain.
The Hunt for Supersymmetric Particles

The Hunt for Supersymmetric Particles

13 April 2017
A special event exploring the potential discovery of supersymmetric particles at CERN.
The Internet of Everything: Friend or Foe?

The Internet of Everything: Friend or Foe?

13 April 2017
As the world around us becomes increasingly ‘smart’ what are the associated challenges and risks?
A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived

A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived

14 April 2017
Join geneticist Dr Adam Rutherford in this talk at Summerhall.
A Very Short introduction to.....

A Very Short introduction to.....

14 April 2017
Check out these 'A Very Short introduction to..' daily discussions at Summerhall on a variety of subjects!
From séance to science: Who is psychology’s greatest hero?

From séance to science: Who is psychology’s greatest hero?

14 April 2017
The greatest scientist in the history of psychology? Who has the psych factor? You decide.
Dementia research and prevention: illuminating brain changes

Dementia research and prevention: illuminating brain changes

15 April 2017 - 16 April 2017
An interactive evening with leading dementia researchers - with a tour of the labs at the University of Edinburgh
Think of a Number

Think of a Number

15 April 2017
Join A Number director Zinnie Harris as she shares her fascination with the themes of this play.
Why Dinosaurs Matter

Why Dinosaurs Matter

15 April 2017
Discover what we can learn from dinosaurs in this talk by Prof Ken Lacovara, discoverer of the Dreadnoughtus.
Tam Dalyell Prize Lecture

Tam Dalyell Prize Lecture

16 April 2017
A very special lecture held in memory of Dr Tam Dalyell.
Wired Nature

Wired Nature

16 April 2017
Join us as we investigate the research and ideas behind the effects of technology and nature on our health.
A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

18 April 2017
Join us for a thought-provoking film presentation of a talk in Japan by author & lecturer Benjamin Creme.
Leading The Lions Dinner Series - Edinburgh

Leading The Lions Dinner Series - Edinburgh

27 April 2017
'Leading The Lions' dinner series is an unforgettable opportunity to meet Lions legends who have created history.
Physics with Professor Bernard Carr

Physics with Professor Bernard Carr

02 May 2017
Professor Bernard Carr will be giving a Talk about Physics and his research on cosmology and religion.
Meet the Yotties this May aboard Britannia

Meet the Yotties this May aboard Britannia

15 May 2017 - 18 May 2017
Between 15th & 18th May, The Royal Yacht Britannia welcomes back former Royal Yachtsmen, or 'Yotties'.
A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

16 May 2017
Join us for a thought-provoking film presentation of a talk in Japan by author & lecturer Benjamin Creme.
NEW Drugs from OLD Pathways – Teaching Nature New Tricks

NEW Drugs from OLD Pathways – Teaching Nature New Tricks

22 May 2017
The Sir James Black Prize Lecture on 22nd May will look at engineering metabolic pathways in microorganisms.
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

26 May 2017
Edinburgh Zoo Nights are back, the biggest and best evening summer spectacular in town!
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

02 June 2017
Edinburgh Zoo Nights are back, the biggest and best evening summer spectacular in town!
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

09 June 2017
Edinburgh Zoo Nights are back, the biggest and best evening summer spectacular in town!
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

23 June 2017
Edinburgh Zoo Nights are back, the biggest and best evening summer spectacular in town!
A Night Out with Rebus

A Night Out with Rebus

30 June 2017
Enjoy a night out with Edinburgh's best-loved fictional detective John Rebus, curated by the author Ian Rankin.
Making a Detective

Making a Detective

01 July 2017
RebusFest and Assembly Rooms present: Making a Detective, with Ian Rankin and special guests.
The Mystery of the Miniature Coffins: Curator Talk

The Mystery of the Miniature Coffins: Curator Talk

02 July 2017
Join Alison Sheridan, Principal Curator of Archaeology to explore the many theories put forward to explain them!
Seeing in Edinburgh 2017

Seeing in Edinburgh 2017

27 October 2017 - 30 October 2017
The International Holistic Vision Conference, for practitioners of Natural Vision Improvement, comes to Edinburgh!

Events in Lanarkshire

Archaeological Research Masterclasses

Archaeological Research Masterclasses

30 March 2017
Learn how to unlock the mysteries of the past with CAVLP Heritage's Archaeological Research Masterclasses!
Archaeological Research Masterclasses

Archaeological Research Masterclasses

20 April 2017
Learn how to unlock the mysteries of the past with CAVLP Heritage's Archaeological Research Masterclasses!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Paisley Natural History Society Illustrated Talks

Paisley Natural History Society Illustrated Talks

06 April 2017
Hear from the experts on various topics at Paisley Natural History Society's Illustrated Talks at Paisley Museum!
Live Life Without Limits - A Journey of Self Discovery

Live Life Without Limits - A Journey of Self Discovery

07 May 2017
Whether for fitness, business or personal development you will leave this event with a new passion for your future!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Talk on George Forrest, Plant Hunter

Talk on George Forrest, Plant Hunter

27 March 2017
A talk given by Leonie Paterson on George Forrest, Plant Hunter and organised by the Friends of the Stirling Smith.
The Stirling Smith Book Club

The Stirling Smith Book Club

29 March 2017
The Stirling Smith Book Club returns on 22nd February with the delights of George Eliot's 'The Mill on the Floss'.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

30 March 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

06 April 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

08 April 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

09 April 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

13 April 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

20 April 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

22 April 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

23 April 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Talk by Simon King OBE - wildlife photographer and film-maker

Talk by Simon King OBE - wildlife photographer and film-maker

24 April 2017
Simon King OBE will present a talk at the Albert Halls on 24th April about his time and experiences filming in Africa.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

01 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

03 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

10 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

17 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

24 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

29 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

31 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Dyslexia Scotland Adult Network (Stirling) Meeting

Dyslexia Scotland Adult Network (Stirling) Meeting

03 June 2017
The Dyslexia Scotland Adult Network group hold quarterly meetings throughout the year in their Stirling offices.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

07 June 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

14 June 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Eddie ’The Eagle’ Edwards: Try Hard

Eddie ’The Eagle’ Edwards: Try Hard

15 June 2017
Listen to the incredible story of a unique British sporting hero, Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards, at The Albert Halls.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

21 June 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

28 June 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

05 July 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

12 July 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

19 July 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

26 July 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

02 August 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

09 August 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

16 August 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

30 August 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Dyslexia Scotland Adult Network (Stirling) Meeting

Dyslexia Scotland Adult Network (Stirling) Meeting

02 September 2017
The Dyslexia Scotland Adult Network group hold quarterly meetings throughout the year in their Stirling offices.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

06 September 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

13 September 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

20 September 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
An Evening with Jason Donovan

An Evening with Jason Donovan

16 November 2017
It’s the most intimate show of his life – get ready to see and hear Jason up close.
Dyslexia Scotland Adult Network (Stirling) Meeting

Dyslexia Scotland Adult Network (Stirling) Meeting

02 December 2017
The Dyslexia Scotland Adult Network group hold quarterly meetings throughout the year in their Stirling offices.

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