Events

Recent Events
Feb 052010
International Visiting Research Scholar public talk
Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies 5:30 - 9:00pm
Feb 052010
International Visiting Research Scholar public talk
Workshop organized by David Patrick, BC Centre for Disease Control and School of Population & and Public Health, University of British Columbia. Peter Wall Institute for...
Feb 102010
Wall Scholars Cafe
Talk by Larissa Lai, English and 2008-2009 Early Career Scholar. In this talk, Larissa Lai considers the possible forms that relation between Asian and Indigenous peoples can take...
Mar 052010
The Wall Hour
Lecture by Jonathan Lamb, English, Vanderbilt University. When people confront things—the iconic example is the recently castaway Robinson Crusoe looking at the three hats,...
Mar 102010
The Wall Hour
Talk by Matthew T. Mason, Director, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University. How do generality and simplicity trade off in the design of robot hands? Complex...
Mar 102010
The Wall Hour
Talks by Rob Hopkins (Transition Town Network), Elke Weber (Psychology, Columbia University), and Stephen Sheppard (PICS Social Mobilisation Theme-Leader, and Forestry and...
Mar 102010
Wall Scholars Cafe
Talk by Robert Brunham, Infectious Diseases. Genomic Epidemiology of a Tuberculosis Outbreak; The epidemiological use of genomic sequence to identify transmission patterns dates...
Mar 162010
International Visiting Research Scholar public talk
Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies 5:30 - 9:00pm
Mar 192010
The Wall Hour
Talk by Ilya Averbukh, Department of Chemical Physics, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel. Laser control of molecular rotation, alignment and orientation in space...
Mar 242010
Wall Scholars Cafe
Talk by Claire Young, Law Increasingly the Canadian government is encouraging its citizens to save for their retirement through private pension plans such as occupational pension...

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