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Mindshare LA Reveals Secrets and Lies: Learn About Lie Detection, Scientific Truth and More
Distinguished short-form speaker line-up explores the notions of secrecy and lies in science while teaching attendees how to detect insincere actions and words. Doors at The Mezz Bar open at 7pm followed by an after-party featuring interactive art.
Tristan Ursell, Biophysicist, Stanford University and Editor, Stanford Journal of Law talks about the truth of science and The Largest Scientific Instrument Ever Built;
Vanessa van Petten, Curator and Speaker, ScienceOfPeople.org instructs on How to Become a Human Lie Detector from facial expressions, body language and voice tone;
Jamie Schwettmann, Founder and Teacher, College of Lockpicking on how removing the veil of secrecy from the study of locks fundamentally alters the way we approach security, technology, personal property, and our communities;
Hosted by Douglas Campbell, Co-Founder & Curator, Mindshare LA;
“We humans are a devious bunch.“ said Mindshare LA Co-Founder Douglas Campbell, “Secrecy, deception, trickery - from playful myths as children to dark schemes as adults, we constantly mask the truth. This month Mindshare LA joins the quest for truth with eye-opening presentations about revealing secrets and lies in both science and life.”
For a full list of upcoming Mindshare LA events or to purchase tickets, visit http://mindshare-
About Mindshare LA
Mindshare is a forum which promotes progressive curiosity - one which is respectful, but not of conventions. The team curates events and experiences which target all senses to open the mind for seeding new ideas and facilitate social cross-pollination. Connecting people across disciplines while dissolving the boundaries between professional and passionate is an integral part of the brand. Mindshare has exposed LA audiences to some of the city's brightest and most creative minds since 2006. The decadent event combines quality intellectual ingredients with leading science, art, lifestyle content and games. Mindshare sparks innovative ideas and interdisciplinary collaboration such as groundbreaking start-up Syyn Labs and the uniquely charitable Tuxedo Tyrants.
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Mindshare is a forum which promotes progressive curiosity - one which is respectful, but not of conventions. The team curates events and experiences which target all senses to open the mind for seeding new ideas and facilitate social cross-pollination.
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