20-23 July 2023 Jodrell Bank Observatory


Drop by the Big Bang Stage to enjoy Me, Human’s popular Soapbox Shorts:

Pay Attention! The Function of Vision, Dr Haiko Ballieux
Saturday at 11am and Sunday at 12pm

Left Brain, Right Brain, Professor Gilly Forrester
Saturday at 12pm and Sunday at 12:20pm

Babies, Robots and In Between, Dr Ori Ossmy
Saturday at 11:40am and Sunday at 12:40pm

Neuroscience of Mindfulness and Music, Dr Trudi Edginton
Saturday at 1:15pm and Sunday at 2:15pm

Challenging the Myths of Science, David Bramwell
Saturday at 1:35pm and Sunday at 2:35pm

Why We Dream, Professor Catherine Loveday
Saturday at 1:55pm and Sunday at 2:55pm

Professor Gilly Forrester is a Professor of Evolutionary & Developmental Psychology at Birkbeck, the University of London investigating the evolution and development of human cognition.

Dr Trudi Edginton is a Reader in Psychology at City, University of London, with research expertise in Cognitive Neuroscience. She is also a Clinical Psychologist, CBT therapist, EMDR and Mindfulness practitioner.

Professor Catherine Loveday is a Professor of Psychology at the University of Westminster investigating memory and music.

Dr Ori Ossmy is a Lecturer in Psychology at Birkbeck, University of London investigating how children develop their motor skills.

Dr Haiko Ballieux is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Westminster researching in developmental cognitive neuroscience.

‘Dr’ David Bramwell is a broadcaster and podcaster who has presented programmes for BBC R3 and BBC R4 on subjects ranging from time travel to the art of public speaking.


Saturday 2022, Sunday 2022