Upcoming Events


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September 10, 2019, Tuesday. Knight Science Journalism seminar—MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA—Marc Abrahams and the Knight fellows will peek at the upcoming Ig Nobel Prize ceremony, and at the history of improbable research. (private event)
September 12, 2019, Thursday, 6:00p pm. The 29th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize ceremony—Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA.TICKETS are available from the Harvard Box Office.
September 14, 2019, Saturday, 1:00 pm. Ig Informal Lectures—MIT, building 10, room 250, Cambridge, MA, USA.—The new Ig Nobel Prize winners give free public talks, and answer questions. No tickets are necessary (or even exist), but seating is limited, so it’s good to arrive a bit early.
September 23, 2019, Monday. BEworks Summit for Science in Financial Services—Ottawa, Canada—Marc Abrahams will talk about improbable research and the Ig Nobel Prizes. Details TBA.
October 8, 2019, Tuesday Red Hat—Boston, MA, USA.
October, 2019, exact date TBA Tanween, the Creativity Season—Ithra, Dhahran, Saudia Arabia—Details TBA.
October 25, 2019, Friday Texas Section American Physical Society meeting—Lubbock, Texas, USA—Marc Abrahams will be the banquet speaker, speaking about things other than the banquet.
November 29, 2019, Friday Science Friday“—Public radio— Broadcast of specially edited version of this year’s Ig Nobel Prize ceremony.
January, 2020 (exact date TBA) Arisia—Boston, Massachusetts, USA—Details TBA.
January 20, 2020 Tencent Youth Science Festival—Beijing, China—Details TBA.
February, 2020 AAAS Annual Meeting—Seattle, Washington, USA—Details TBA.
March/April, 2020 Ig Nobel EuroTour—Details TBA.
Date TBA, 2020 Ig Nobel Exhibition—Osaka, Japan—…and related events in Japan. Details TBA.

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