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Instant Expert – Consciousness: Unlocking the mind

Saturday, June 22, 2024 10:00 am

Event hosted by: New Scientist

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Dive deeper into the mysteries of your own existence with this one-day masterclass exploring the forefront of research on the brain and consciousness. Join leading neuroscientists and philosophers as they unveil groundbreaking discoveries that are transforming our understanding of the human mind.

From the first spark of a thought to the boundless possibilities of dreaming, the human brain remains one of the greatest unanswered questions. Today, advanced technology from brain scans to AI are providing unprecedented insights into our inner world. Join our renowned guest speakers as they unveil the latest discoveries that are revealing the secrets of consciousness. From the nature of subjective experience to the potential for artificial intelligence, you will explore the frontiers of knowledge and uncover the mind-blowing mechanisms behind your own perceptions, thoughts and emotions.

At this Instant Expert, you will:
– Discover the latest groundbreaking discoveries about the brain and consciousness.

– Gain a deeper understanding of what it means to be human and the nature of your own mind.

– Meet and learn from leading experts in neuroscience and philosophy.

– Ask questions and engage in discussions about the future of consciousness research and its implications for humanity.

Hosted by Grace Wade
Grace Wade is a US-based health reporter for New Scientist focused on public health, nutrition and biotechnology. She holds a dual degree in journalism and science in human cultures with a concentration in environment, science and society from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. Prior to joining New Scientist, Grace worked as an associate features editor for Health Magazine and an associate health editor for Insider. She was also a contributor and fact-checker for Popular Science covering wildlife, the environment and health. Outside the office, Grace dabbles in landscape and concert photography.


Doors: 9:15 AM
Event: 10:00 AM

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This masterclass is designed for everyone with a curiosity about the human mind, from beginners who want to explore the basics to enthusiasts who want to stay at the forefront of exciting new discoveries. No prior knowledge is required, just an open mind and a desire to unlock the mysteries of your own consciousness.