2010 Programme: Festival weekend overview

The Festival weekend includes more than 70 debates which are listed below ordered by time slot and room. To see Saturday or Sunday sessions only, select the day you want from the menu on the left or select sessions by Theme.

Or view and print out the Timetable as a two-page PDF.

Saturday 30 October: 12.15pm-1.15pm
Lunchtime Debates Henry Moore Gallery
Saturday 30 October: 1.30pm-3.00pm
Provocation Zone Student Union
Sunday 31 October: 10.45am-12.15pm
Provocation Zone Student Union
Sunday 31 October: 12.30pm-1.30pm
Sunday 31 October: 1.45pm-3.15pm
Provocation Zone Student Union
Sunday 31 October: 3.45pm-5.15pm
Keynote Controversies Upper Gulbenkian Gallery
Sunday 31 October: 5.30pm-6.30pm

Festival Buzz

The Science and Politics of Climate Change

"The Battle of Ideas is an inspired and inspiring event that grapples with the important issues in ways that are refreshing and imaginative."
Peter Barron, Director of communications and public affairs, North and Central Europe, Google; former editor, Newsnight