EDINBURGH TIME NETWORK MEETING: Time in Science and Technology

Speaker: Matjaz Vidmar # Science, Technology and Innovation Studies; Speaker: Michelle Bastian # Edinburgh College of Art; Speaker: Miguel Garcia-Sancho # Science, Technology and Innovation Studies; Speaker: Niki Vermeulen # Science, Technology and Innovation Studies

29th May 2015

14:00 - 16:30

Room 1.06, Old Surgeons' Hall, High School Yards

The Edinburgh Time Network is an interdisciplinary grouping led by the Edinburgh College of Art. It gathers scholars interested in how time (its passage or perception) shapes people, societies or other research objects. Its events include short and informal presentations, with extended time for discussion.

All welcomed, no need to register!

2:00-2:30pm
Matjaz Vidmar (Science, Technology and Innovation Studies): "The technologies that expanded time"
Michelle Bastian (Edinburgh College of Art): "Liberating clocks"

2:30-3:15pm: Discussion and tea break

3:15-3:45pm
Miguel Garcia-Sancho (Science, Technology and Innovation Studies): "The performative power of scientific narratives"
Niki Vermeulen (Science, Technology and Innovation Studies): "The dynamics of systems biology. A fashion in science?"

3:45 onwards: General discussion and drinks