Events

 

These are the details of a few of my up-coming public events:
(This does not include my schools talks. To arrange an event, please email)

Follow here for my latest book, ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us

 

 

2019

  • 30th January 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Royal Institution, London
  • 4th February 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, How To Academy, London
  • 7th February 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Foyles bookshop, London
  • 15th February 2019 – ‘THE KNOWLEDGE: How to Rebuild our World after an Apocalypse’, Watermans Arts Centre, London
  • 20th February 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Hatchards bookshop, London
  • 26th February 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Science Oxford
  • 28th February 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Waterstones bookshop, Nottingham
  • 4-10th March 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Emirates Festival of Literature, Dubai
  • 11-20th March 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Australia tour
  • 12th March 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Monash University, Melbourne
  • 13th March 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Royal Society Victoria, Melbourne
  • 17th March 2019 – ‘THE KNOWLEDGE: How to Rebuild our World from Scratch’, MOD., Adelaide
  • 19th March 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Australian Museum Research Institute, Sydney
  • 30th March 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Aye Write Festival, Glasgow
  • 6th April 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Oxford Literary Festival
  • 4th May 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, TEDx Roma, Rome
  • 17-19th May 2019 – ‘THE KNOWLEDGE: How to Rebuild our World after an Apocalypse’, ‘Children of Doom‘ Festival of Science, Berlin
  • 9th June 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’ at Cheltenham Science Festival
  • 15th June 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, York Festival of Ideas
  • 18th June 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Royal Geographical Society, Southampton
  • 4th July 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Royal Geographical Society, Darlington
  • 7th July 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Royal Geographical Society, Keswick
  • 15th July 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Royal Geographical Society, Grantham
  • 16th July 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Royal Geographical Society, Stamford
  • 17th July 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Royal Geographical Society, King’s Lynn
  • 22-26 July 2019 – India tour
  • August 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, Edinburgh International Book Festival
  • 10-13th October 2019 – ‘ORIGINS: How the Earth Made Us’, New Scientist LIVE

2017

2016

  • 30th January 2016 – Astrobiology talk, Society of Popular Astronomy, London
  • 4th February 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ talk, Transmission Prize, Foyles, London
  • 6th February 2016 – ‘What makes a habitable planet?’ talk, European AstroFest, London
  • 21st February 2016 – Astrobiology talks for Family Fun Day, Royal Institution, London
  • 1st March 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ talk, Reading School
  • 9th March 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ talk (Keynote), Business Continuity Network conference, Loughborough
  • 14th March 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ talk, Chipping Campden School
  • 18th March 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ stage shows, Big Bang Fair, Birmingham
  • 31st March 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ talk, Harrogate International Festival
  • 1st April 2016 – ‘Astrobiology’ talk, Big Bang Bash, Edinburgh Science Festival
  • 2nd April 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ talk, Edinburgh Science Festival
  • 8th April 2016 – Chairing Ben Miller ‘The Aliens are Coming!’, Cambridge Literary Festival
  • 3rd May 2016 – Chairing Lucie Green ’15 million degrees’, Royal Institution
  • 24th May 2016 – Astrobiology talk, Science and the Assembly, Cardiff
  • 25th May 2016 – Astrobiology event, at Science Museum Lates, London
  • 4th June 2016 – ‘How to Rebuilt the World from Scratch’ at Nerd Nite, Stoke Newington Literature Festival
  • 7th June 2016 – ‘How Not To Die On Mars’, at Cheltenham Science Festival
  • 7th June 2016 – ‘Science Question Time’, at Cheltenham Science Festival
  • 18th June 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Salon’s ‘Also Festival’, Warwickshire
  • 6th July 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ event for Gloucester U3A
  • 13th July 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ event for SciBar, London
  • 15th July 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ event for Thorpe Bay U3A, Southend-on-Sea
  • 28th July 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ event for Islington U3A, London
  • 30th July 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ talk + workshop, Salon, Standon Calling music festival
  • 3rd August 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ show at JIKJI Korea 2016, Cheongju
  • 19th September 2016 – ‘What Makes a Habitable Planet?‘, Flamsteed Astronomy Society, Royal Observatory in Greenwich
  • 25th September 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ event + workshop, New Scientist Live, London
  • 28th September 2016 – ‘Why do we eat what we eat’ at Science Museum Lates, London
  • 12th October 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ talk for Rayleigh U3A
  • 16th October 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ at Archway With Words book festival, London
  • 17th October 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ at KAUST, Saudi Arabia
  • 5th November 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ at TEDx Southampton
  • 9th November 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ talk (Keynote), Business Continuity World Conference 2016, London
  • 9th November 2016 – Aliens talk at 5×15, London
  • 30th November 2016 – ‘The Knowledge’ talk for Portsdown U3A
  • 1st December 2016 – The Knowledge at the ‘How to Change the World’ conference, Royal Institution, London

2015

  • Wednesday 21st January 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Skeptics in the Pub, Gravesend
  • Thursday 5th February 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Skeptics in the Pub, Tunbridge Wells
  • Thursday 12th February 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Skeptics in the Pub, Portsmouth
  • Thursday 19th February 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Skeptics in the Pub, Liverpool
  • Wednesday 25th February 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Skeptics in the Pub, Guildford
  • Saturday 28th February 2015 – Astrobiology keynote speech at National Student Space Conference, University of Surrey
  • Friday 6th March 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Emirates Festival of Literature, Dubai
  • Wednesday 11th March 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at University of Waterloo, Canada
  • Thursday 12th March 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Toronto
  • Thursday 19th March 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at TED, Vancouver
  • Monday 23rd March 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at The Battery, San Francisco
  • Tuesday 24th March 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at The Long Now Foundation, San Francisco
  • Wednesday 25th March 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Google, San Francisco
  • Wednesday 25th March 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Wikimedia, San Francisco
  • Thursday 9th April – David’s Bookshop, Letchworth Garden City
  • Thursday 16th April 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Skeptics in the Pub, Bedford
  • Sunday 19th April 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Aye Write! Festival, Glasgow
  • Tuesday 5th May 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Skeptics in the Pub, Chichester
  • Wednesday 13th May 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Digital Shoreditch Festival
  • Saturday 23rd May 2015 – Bushcraft Show, Derbyshire
  • Tuesday 26th May 2015 – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Hay Festival
  • Wednesday 27th May 2015 –  ‘The Knowledge’ event at Skeptics in the Pub, Dundee
  • Thursday 28th May 2015 –  ‘The Knowledge’ event at Skeptics in the Pub, Aberdeen
  • Monday 1st June 2015 – ‘Extremes in Science‘, Royal Society, London
  • Thursday 4th June 2015 – ‘Rosetta: To catch a comet‘, Cheltenham Science Festival
  • Tuesday 30th June – Asteroid Day panel, Science Museum, London
  • Sunday 5th July – Astrobiology public event for National Astronomy Meeting, Llandudno
  • Friday 10th July – Astrobiology event for Ri Lates, London
  • Sunday 12th July – Astrobiology event at Secret Cinema cantina, London
  • Saturday 18th July – ‘The Knowledge’ event on Salon Stage, Latitude festival
  • Thursday 23rd July – Astrobiology talk at Jodrell Bank, Manchester
  • Friday 24th July –  ‘The Knowledge’ event at Buxton Festival
  • Thursday 30th July – Dark Societies event at Waterstones Picadilly
  • Saturday 8th August – ‘The Knowledge’ event + panel discussion at Nine Worlds festival, London
  • Saturday 5th September – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Herstmonceux Astronomy Festival
  • Wednesday 9th September – SETI panel event at British Science Festival, Bradford
  • Thursday 10th September – ‘The Knowledge’ event at British Science Festival, Bradford
  • Friday 11th September – ‘Fact vs Fiction – Sci-fi in the spotlight’ for Floating Cinema, London
  • Friday 18th September – Panel on science communication at National Gallery for Social Media Week
  • Wednesday 23rd September – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Bristol Skeptics in the Pub
  • Thursday 8th October – ‘Beyond Earth: In search of Life‘ with Institute of Physics
  • Tuesday 13th October – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Guildford Book Festival
  • Saturday 17th October – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Uxbridge Literary Festival
  • Saturday 14th November – ‘The Knowledge’ event at Bridport Literary Festival
  • Friday 20th November – Astrobiology talk for Cambridge Astronomical Association
  • Tuesday 1st December – speaking at “How To Change the World” event at Royal Institution

And also see my up-coming events for The Knowledge book tour

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