Alumni Events

George Boole Documentary Screening & Reception

Exclusive screening of The Genius of George Boole, a documentary, narrated by Oscar winner, Jeremy Irons. Following screening, Cork 96FM’s Deirdre O’Shaughnessy will chair a panel discussion and audience Q&A.

The Genius of George Boole screening. The film examines the legacy of UCC’s first Professor of Mathematics, George Boole - creator of Boolean algebra and forefather of the digital age.

After the screening, Cork 96FM’s Deirdre O’Shaughnessy will chair a panel discussion and audience Q&A.

Our distinguished panel consists of:

• Shemas Eivers, Chairman, National Software Centre & Chairman, Boole Investment Syndicate

• Olivia Frawley, George Boole Family History Project Manager • Leonard Hobbs, Director, Global Affairs, Intel Ireland

• Des MacHale, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics, UCC & George Boole’s Biographer

• Virginia Teehan, Director Cultural Projects, UCC

• Danny Riordan, PhD student & Presenter UCCFM’s Black Holes & Revelations Science Radio Show

If you would like to attend, please RSVP by the 7th October. You can register for this free event on our online portal at http://community.ucc.ie. New users will need to set up an account. Alternatively, please contact Ms Nini Schwart on Tel: 490 3276 who will be happy to help you.



Category: Alumni Events: Arts Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Date:
Time: 7pm-8.45pm (followed by reception)
Location: UCC, Brookfield Health Science Complex, Lecture Theater G01
Target Audience: Alumni, Family and Friends
Admission Price: € 0
Contact: Nini Schwart
021 4903276
http://https://www.ucc.ie/en/alumni/events/fullstory-544919-en.html

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