Davy MOOC Celebration

1.30pm to 5.00pm, Sunday 26 November

The Ri

The Royal Institution of Great Britain GB United Kingdom W1S 4BS 21 Albemarle Street London

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Standard £20


Concession £17


Ri Member/Patron £15


Early Bird Standard: £15


Early Bird Concession: £12


Early Bird Ri Member/Patron: £10

Event description

Join us for a tour of the Royal Institution’s museum and talks on Humphry Davy by our MOOC presenters: speakers will include Sharon Ruston, Tim Fulford and Frank James; others involved in the making of the MOOC will be confirmed later. Meet other learners in the building in which Davy lectured and experimented and see some of Davy’s chemical apparatus, notebooks, and letters.

Provisional Agenda

1.45pm Doors open
2.00-2.30pm Museum and archive tours available
3.00-4.00pm Four talks in the theatre from Prof Frank James, Prof Sharon Ruston, Prof Tim Fulford and a Special Guest
4.15-4.45pm Museum and archive tours available
5.00pm Close

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