Penn Science Cafe

Hauling science out of the lab for a night on the town, the Penn Science Café offers the Philadelphia region an opportunity to pitch questions to leading scientific experts who drop the jargon to explain their work in layman's terms. All Penn Science Café events are free and open to the public.

Upcoming events in this series:

Aug
12

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Orkan Telhan Sarah Rottenberg Rahul MangharamAssistant Professor, PennDesignxLAB: Designing New Entertainment Experiences World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street

Members of Penn's newly formed Experience Design and Technology Lab (xLab) will show off some of the interdisciplinary projects they are working on. The collaboration between Engineering and Design uses the "Internet of things" to devise and deliver richer, more interactive entertainment experiences.    

Expert faculty from the University of Pennsylvania shed light on their research at the Penn Science Café. It's an evening of engaging, stimulating conversation, with a Q&A session following each talk.

Penn Café events are free and open to the public, but RSVPs are encouraged. Contact Gina Bryan at 215-898-8721 or email bryangm@pobox.upenn.edu.

Menu items are available for purchase. Happy Hour pricing from 5–7 p.m.