Strand: Rethinking...

An end-of-day debate on a big issue deserving serious re-examination

 Saturday

5.15pm to 6.00pm Upper Gulbenkian Gallery
Immigration

 Sunday

5.45pm to 6.30pm Upper Gulbenkian Gallery
Terrorism

 Festival Buzz

Fora TV logo Particle Physics is Sexy

Particle Physics is Sexy [Opens in new window]

"The 2006 Battle of Ideas did what it said on the tin: prejudices were punctured, common wisdom was questioned and original thinking honoured. The saying was coined in Texas, but I suggest that the Battle of Ideas adopts it as the conference motto: ‘sacred cows make the best burgers."
George Brock, Saturday Editor, The Times