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|
|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|