Explorathon in Aberdeen
Amazing Aberdeen.Ever wondered about the secrets of crypto currency or the 'Bright' ideas behind the work our researchers do? Explorathon 2019 offers events across the city centre, bringing Aberdeen's researchers closer to the public through fun and engaging events, talks, comedy and hands on activities. Explore with us as we adventure through Explorathon 2019, back from Thursday 26 to Saturday 29 of September with another packed program of free events across the City to feed your curiosity.
Explorathon in AberdeenFrom comedy to family friendly hands-on science, Explorathon is back in Aberdeen for 2019! Learn all about the latest research that is going on in Aberdeen's universities in fun ways and unexpected places. Download our programme and plan your activities.
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All Aberdeen Events
AI: The Good, the Bad and the UglyWednesday 25 September 2019 6:00 pm - Wednesday 25 September 2019 7:00 pm
Algorithms and intelligent systems are everywhere at this interactive event, we will explore the accountability and transparency challenges of AI.
Bright Club AberdeenThursday 26 September 2019 8:30 pm
Roll Up, Roll Up, it’s a night of comedy and laughter as we experience research with a twist!
For one night only some of Aberdeen’s bravest researchers will be stand-ups for a night as they tell us about everything they know, and some of the stuff they don’t!
Come along and support our researchers, the newest stand-ups on the block.
Pechakucha AberdeenFriday 27 September 2019 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fast paced, engaging and informative. A night of visual talks each lasting 6 minutes and 40 seconds.
Hear about the exciting, fresh and cutting edge ideas researchers are working on right now in Aberdeen.
Bitcoin, Money and BeyondFriday 27 September 2019 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
The emergence of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin has sparked global discussions around various themes related to money.
Café Sci Special – Alexa make me an appointment with RoboDocFriday 27 September 2019 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Technology is changing the way we live, and has the potential to change lives too.
Late Night at the Museum – Wild Life! Museum LateFriday 27 September 2019 6:00 pm - Friday 27 September 2019 9:30 pm
The Zoology Museum goes wild for one night only and everyone’s invited!
Explorathon in the City Centre 2019Saturday 28 September 2019 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join us in the marquees on St Nicholas Street, in front of Marks and Spencer, to meet researchers from the city’s Universities who will share their research with family-friendly hands-on fun activities. In partnership with Aberdeen City Council.