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Ada Lovelace Day

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 12:00
James Clerk Maxwell Building, King's Buildings

Ada Lovelace Day is on Tuesday 10th October and this year there is a particular focus on chemistry. There are three main sections over the course of the day and booking is now open for each of these. Booking is also available via Eventbrite to those outwith the university.

11am to 2pm: Talks and Fun Tech Activities

2pm to 5pm: a Wikipedia editathon celebrating Women in STEM

5pm to 6:15pm: Film screening of A Chemical Imbalance and discussion panel

Polly Arnold is the Crum Brown Chair of Chemistry and winner of the Rosalind Franklin Award in 2012 for her scientific work and her promotion of women in science. In this session, Polly will introduce the short film, A Chemical Imbalance before taking part in a discussion panel.

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