Events

  • Quantum Mechanics & Gravity: Marrying Theory & Experiment

    Quantum Mechanics & Gravity: Marrying Theory & Experiment

    Event date/time: August 15, 2022 – August 19, 2022
    Location: 1601 Bayshore Dr. , Vancouver, BC, V6G 2V4

    The “keynote” day of the meeting, on Wed 17th August, is primarily directed towards non-scientists. It will include public lectures, debates, and open question sessions involving Kip Thorne, Sir Roger Penrose, Jim Peebles, Lord Martin Rees, Markus Aspelmeyer, Viatcheslav Mukhanov, and Paul Steinhardt. The other 4 days of the meeting will be scientific in content, and will involve themes ranging from Quantum Cosmology and Quantum Black Holes to Experimental Quantum Gravity.