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    Scientific Breakthroughs: Quantum Leaps, Presented by University of Illinois

    Thursday, Oct 11, 2012 4:30 - 6:00 PM @ Owen Theatre @ Goodman Theatre
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    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.

    Can you picture a world with civilian space travel? Imagine contact lenses so smart that when you blink, you're able to browse the web. What about a society where cancer has been eradicated? CIW explores these possibilities and more with a discussion of today's most incredible scientific breakthroughs.

    Speakers: Jack Andraka, George Church, Kevin Dowling, Andrew Hessel, Dennis Hong, Shailfali Puri, John Rogers

    Thursday, Oct 11, 2012 4:30 - 6:00 PM
    Owen Theatre @ Goodman Theatre
    170 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60601
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