05/10/2017: GRAPPA public lecture and planetarium show at ARTIS

Artis Planetarium and GRAPPA are proud to present an evening on The Dark Universe.

Gianfranco Bertone (IoP/ GRAPPA), Hiranya Peiris (UCL) and Jocelyn Monroe (Royal Holloway, University of London) will give talks and answer questions on different aspects of the Dark Universe, moderated by popular science writer Govert Schilling.

The discussion will be followed by a screening of the film The Dark Universe, which was made by researchers at the American Museum of Natural History in New York for their exhibition on the same subject.

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This event forms part of the social programme for GRAPPA@5, a conference organised in celebration of GRAPPA’s 5th anniversary.  The evening will be aimed at a general audience and will be given in English. 

Venue

The evening will take place at Artis Planetarium:
ARTIS
Plantage Kerklaan 38-40
1018 CZ Amsterdam

Programme

19:30:  Doors Open & Welcome Drink

20:00:  Discussion Session

21:00:  Coffee Break

21:30:  Screening of The Dark Universe

21:55:  End

Further Information

Admission for the evening costs €20 and tickets should be bought in advance via the Artis website. 

Attendance of this event is free to participants of GRAPPA@5.