Leonardo Initiatives of the UT Dallas ArtSciLab announces DRONE ART at
National Academy of Science
The UT Dallas ATEC ArtSciLab hosts the Leonardo Initiatives project
in collaboration with Leonardo/ISAST and Leonardo OLATS.
We are pleased to announce the next Leonardo DASER at the
National Academy of Sciences in Washington DC.
Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences announces the
D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER), a monthly discussion
forum on art science projects in the national capital region and
beyond. Next month, DASER explores the topic of drones. The event is
on Thursday, November 14 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. EST (doors open at 5:30
p.m.) in Room 100 of the Keck Center, 500 Fifth St., N.W. Reservations
and photo IDs are required. Make a reservation here.
For those unable to attend, the event will be viewable via live
webcast beginning at 5:30p.m. EST. Access the live webcast here.
Join the live Twitter discussion by following @CPNAS and the hash tag #DASER.
Join the DASER Facebook Group here.
Opening Remarks:
Niels Von Tomme, Visiting Curator, Center for Art, Design and Visual
Culture, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Missy Cummings – Associate Professor, Aeronautics and Astronautics and
Engineering Systems; Director, Humans and Automation Laboratory
Human-Systems Engineering Track, Massachusetts Institute of
Technology, Cambridge, MA
Marko Peljhan – Artist and Professor, Interdisciplinary Studies: Art,
Science, Technology, Digital Media and Space Art, Department of Art,
University of California, Santa Barbara
Peter Singer – Director, Center for 21st Century Security and
Intelligence, The Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C.
DASER is co-sponsored by Cultural Programs of the National Academy of
Sciences (CPNAS) and Leonardo, the International Society for the Arts,
Sciences, and Technology. DASER fosters community and discussion
around the intersection of art and science. The thoughts and opinions
expressed in the DASER events are those of the panelists and speakers
and do not necessarily reflect the positions neither of the National
Academy of Sciences nor of Leonardo.
Alana Quinn
Senior Program Associate
Cultural Programs (CPNAS)
National Academy of Sciences