Silicon Valley Lecture Series
SVAL YouTube channel View videos of lectures (beginning with the February, 2013, lecture.)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at 7 pm
Dr. Brian Keating of the University of California, San Diego on “Cosmology and Ambition: Losing the Nobel Prize”
Dr. Keating will autograph copies of his popular book, Losing the Nobel Prize: A Story of Cosmology, Ambition, and the Perils of Science’s Highest Honor, after the talk. Copies will be for sale.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019, at 7 pm
Dr. Alex Filippenko, UC Berkeley – TBD
Location for all lectures:
Smithwick Theatre at Foothill College
Foothill College is just off the El Monte Road exit from Freeway 280 in Los Altos.
The lecture is co-sponsored by:
- The Astronomical Society of the Pacific
- The SETI Institute
- NASA Ames Research Center
- The Foothill College Astronomy Program
We get large crowds for these talks, so we ask people to try to arrive a little bit early to find parking. The lecture is free, but there is a charge of $3 for parking on campus and exact change is appreciated.