5 Minute Genius

5 Minute Genius

5 Minute Genius

Friday, March 15; 7:30-9:30pm
Bangor Arts Exchange, 193 Exchange Street

MSF Showcase Event

Come and join us for the MSF’s answer to Ted Talks. 5 Minute Genius features short, sharp talks by some of Maine’s finest scientists with 5 minutes per talk, plus 5 minutes for questions. Presenting a sprint through some of the most remarkable, cutting-edge science happening in Maine – you will feel like a genius in no time! Want more? Stick around for a reception after this event.


Nick Giudice, University of Maine: Blinded by vision: What the brain tells us about technology development

Rafael Grossmann, Healthcare Futurist, Technology Innovator, Surgeon & Educator: Augmented Reality and Spatial Computing enhancing Healthcare and Education

Brian Harris, MedRhythms: Music & Neuroscience: The Future of Healthcare

Seth Lockman, bluShift Aerospace: From Maine to the Stars

Glenn Stevenson, University of New England: How to design an effective yet non-addictive pain reliever

Raghavendra Yadavalli, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences: Oyster Parasites: A new approach for Human Immunization


Kate Dickerson, Maine Science Festival – moderator


Participating MSF Partners:
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, University of Maine, University of New England


Audience: middle school +

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