Lyceum Society May 2018
Monday, May 7, 2018
The New York Academy of Sciences, 7 World Trade Center, 250 Greenwich St Fl 40, New York
The Lyceum Society comprises the Academy's retired and semi-retired Members. Talks cover various scientific fields. All Academy Members are welcome.
All Lyceum meetings (except December) are Brown Bag lunches.
Brown Bag: 11:30 AM
Brief-Brief: 12:45-1:00 PM
Lecture & Discussion: 1:00–3:00 PM
Brief-Brief Presentation: Curt Herzstark, the inventor of the Curta Calculator
Speaker: Barry Dreikorn
Main Presentation: Michael Polyani: Personal Knowledge and Personal Science
Speaker: Herbert Klitzner
NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
The City University of New York (CUNY)