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    Presented by Table XI
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    Breakthroughs: Advancing the Way We Live

    What do breakthroughs in humanity look like, from the genetic level to how we operate in society?

    Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 4:00 - 5:30 PM @ Venue SIX10
    This event is over! Please check the 2017 schedule.
    Sam Sternberg
    Assistant Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University
    Moran Cerf
    Professor, Neuroscience & Business, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
    Shaifali Puri
    CEO, Uplift
    Ramille Shah
    Assistant Professor, Simpson Querrey Institute for BioNanotechnology, Northwestern University
    Tali Sharot
    Associate Professor, Cognitive Neuroscience; Founder & Director, Affective Brain Lab, University College London
    Talk
    Talks are 90-minute electrifying, action-inspiring onstage programs, featuring four to six world class thought leaders who each present ideas on a single theme through either an individual presentation or a one-on-one conversation with a host.

    As science continually advances, yesterday’s limitations become today’s starting points. In this Talk, we’ll explore how breakthroughs in one field can be transferable to another, like how gene splicing makes it so fresh vegetables last weeks instead of days and how that same advancement is revolutionizing the medical world. Here, we’ll learn how these assorted advancements are changing the way we live, even if we don’t know it yet.

    When
    Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 4:00 - 5:30 PM
    Where
    Venue SIX10
    610 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60605
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