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—> All scheduled people-gathering-in-a-physical-location events are of course subject to what happens with the COVID-19 pandemic. We will update details here as soon as we know them.

May 26, 2020, Tuesday, 9:30 pm London time (4:30 pm Boston time) “Show Us Your Shit” Show on INSTAGRAM—Host Dan Schreiber will internetally visit Marc Abrahams for an informal tour of Marc’s office, including the Improbable Research Museum.
May 28, 2020, Thursday, 4 pm US pacific time. University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, CANADA—Physics&Astronomy Department colloquium: Marc Abrahams, in a Zoom talk about “Improbable Research and the Ig Nobel Prizes”
September 17, 2020, Thursday, 6:00 pm US eastern time. 30th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony WEBCASTThe 30th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize ceremony will happen a little differently than its 29 predecessors, because of the COVID-19 pandemic. This year, the ceremony will take place entirely online
Date TBA Ig Informal Lectures WEBCAST—Details TBA.
Date TBA, October 2020 Gothenburg Science Festival, Gothenburg, SWEDEN—Marc Abrahams will appear, one way or another to talk about the Ig Nobel Prizes. (This was originally scheduled to happen during the 2020 Ig Nobel EuroTour, but was postponed because of the pandemic.)
Date TBA, autumn 2020 Ig Nobel Exhibition—Osaka, JAPAN—…and related events in Japan. Details TBA.
November 19, 2020, Thursday, noon. Harvard Club of Cape Cod, USA—Marc Abrahams will discuss Improbable Research and the Ig Nobel Prizes.
March-April, 2021 2021 Ig Nobel Euro (and Brexitannia) Tour—The 2021 tour will—pandemic permitting—include many events that were postponed (because the pandemic was not permitting) in the truncated 2020 tour. Details TBA.

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