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Contextual Lecture Series: Tomorrow’s World – Intimations of the Future

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After the 2017 bicentenary series that looked back on the Gallery's origins, in this new series accomplished authorities will speculate on how the wider future might look a generation from now across politics, social change, engineering, banking, law and popular culture.

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11 September: Perfect Storm: the Climate Change, Population and Development Nexus
Professor Mark Maslin

18 September: Environment, Climate and a Just Future
Professor Liz Fisher

9 October: On the Press & its Future
Lord Christopher Patten

16 October: The Thinking Robot
Professor Alan Winfield

23 October: Medical Ethics: Contemporary Perplexities
Professor Tony Hope

30 October: China's Unfinished Revolution
Professor Jonathan Fenby

6 November: Population: The Shape of Things to Come
Professor David Coleman

13 November: Parliament Renewed: The Palace of Westminster in the 21st Century
Dr Julian Flannery

20 November: Genetics and Epigenetics: A Contemporary Perspective on Heredity
Professor Anne Ferguson-Smith

27 November: Longevity: Myths and Possibilities
Professor Sarah Harper

11 December: How to be Philosophical About the Future
Professor A C Grayling

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Event details

Start date
20 February 2018
End date
11 December 2018
Open
All lectures Tuesdays mornings, 10:30am–11:45am
Price
£12; £10 Friends/Concessions.
Event details
In the Linbury Room