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Public Lectures

The Perimeter Public Lecture Series brings great thinkers from around the world to Canada to share their ideas on a wide variety of interesting and topical subjects. Lectures are webcast live on this site, and can also be viewed on Perimeter’s YouTube channel.

In her May 12 webcast as part of the Perimeter Institute Public Lecture Series, Emily Riehl will explore the fascinating mathematics…
/May 06, 2021
On Wednesday, May 5 at 7 pm ET, Perimeter Institute presents a special public talk by Harvard University’s L. Mahadevan,…
/Apr 27, 2021
In his April 7 webcast, cosmologist Will Percival will use recent galaxy survey results to explore the vastness of space.
/Mar 31, 2021
Watch the live webcast on this page on Wednesday, March 3 at 7 pm ET. A hundred years ago, we…
/Feb 24, 2021
In her December 2 public lecture webcast, quantum condensed matter expert Karen Hallberg will explore examples of emergent phenomena and…
/Nov 20, 2020
In her November 4 public lecture webcast, physicist Catherine Beauchemin will draw on contemporary examples from COVID-19 and influenza to…
/Oct 22, 2020
In their live webcast, Robert Spekkens and Elie Wolfe shed light on the exciting possibilities brought about by applying quantum…
/Sep 24, 2020
Katie “AstroKatie” Mack answered questions from online viewers during a special re-imagined incarnation of the Perimeter Institute Public Lecture Series.
/Apr 09, 2020
In her public lecture webcast at Perimeter on March 4, 2020, quantum expert Shohini Ghose will guide the audience into…
/Feb 14, 2020
Watch live on February 5 as Bryan Gaensler explores interstellar travel and the search for alien life.
/Jan 10, 2020