Strand: Satellite Events

To ensure that debate does not start and end with one weekend, there are a range of satellite events associated with the festival.

 Monday 1 October

4.15pm to 5.30pm Design Museum
Design in denial?

 Friday 5 October

3.30pm to 6.00pm london knowledge lab
What good is e-learning?

 Friday 26 October

11.00am to 12.30pm Genomics and Society conference
The battle over ethics and regulation

 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