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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 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
In his latest book, UK Astronomer Royal Sir Martin Rees explores how humanity’s rapid technological advances are threatening – and…
/Dec 05, 2019
Gabriela González will take the audience on a journey to some of the universe’s most violent places, and explain how…
/Oct 02, 2019
Watch live on October 2 as Sir Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal, examines whether humanity can tackle the great challenges that…
/Sep 10, 2019