Evening Discourses

Tantalising talks with experts from around the world.

  • Inside the Royal Institution lecture theatre

    Credit: The Royal Institution

Evening Discourses are an integral part of the Royal Institution's events programme, having been established by Michael Faraday in 1826.

Discourses are free for Ri Members and Ri Patrons.
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Friday 29 June

Are we ready for the next pandemic? (Discourse)

On the 100th anniversary of the deadly Spanish flu, Peter Piot will discuss the ever-present risk of another global pandemic in our increasingly interconnected world.


7.20pm to 8.45pm, The Theatre


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