Upcoming Events

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November 4, Saturday, 2017, 7:30 pm. Benefit Dinner for the Second Step, Newton, Massachusetts, USA — Marc Abrahams will be the dinner entertainment.
November 29, Wednesday, 2017. University of Manchester, UK — Marc Abrahams and Ig Nobel Prize winners Andre Geim (using magnets to levitate a frog), Elizabeth Oberzaucher (biological likelihood that the emperor of Morocco fathered 800 sons), Kees Moeliker (homosexual necrophilia in the mallard duck).
December 4, Monday, 2017. 3:00 pm. EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany — Marc Abrahams will talk about Improbable Research and the Ig Nobel Prizes.
January, 2018. ARISIA, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Dramatic Improbable Readings from studies that have won Ig Nobel Prizes, and more. Details TBA.
January 21, Saturday, 2018, 9:30 am. Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, USA — Marc Abrahams will talk about Improbable Research and the Ig Nobel Prizes. Details TBA.
February 7, 2018, Wednesday, 3:40 pm. Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) Annual Conference, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California, USA. Marc Abrahams will give the keynote address.
February 9, 2018, Friday. Salk Institute, La Jolla, California, USA. Marc Abrahams will talk about Improbable Research and the Ig Nobel Prizes. Details TBA.
February 17, 2018, Saturday, 8:00 pm. American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas. The annual Improbable Research session will include: Marc Abrahams,  and Ig Nobel Prize winners Alex Suarez [using a digeridoo to treat sleep apnea and snoring) and Jesse Han (physics of carrying a cup of coffee while walking backwards). Details TBA.
March-April, 2018. Ig Nobel EuroTour — shows in the UK, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Austria, Switzerland, Spain, The Netherlands, and other countries. Details TBA.
April 26, 2018, Thursday, 7:00 pm. Northwest Rheumatism Society, Portland, Oregon. Marc Abrahams will give the keynote address.
July, 2018. Tickets go on sale for the 28th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony. Details TBA.
September, 2018. The 28th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony, Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. Details TBA.
September, 2018. The Ig Informal Lectures, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. Details TBA.
October, 2018.  Japan.  Details TBA.

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