Baroness Susan Greenfield CBE, is a British scientist, writer, broadcaster and member of the House of Lords. Specialising in the physiology of the brain, Susan researches the impact of 21st century technologies on the mind, how the brain generates consciousness and novel approaches to neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. Susan has written a range of non-specialist books on issues relating to the mind and brain for the general reader. She appears regularly on radio and television and frequently gives talks to the public and private sector.
Monday, 4th July 2016, 8:00pm — 9:00pm
The issue of political violence (and ISIS in particular) is on the national agenda and at the forefront of everyone’s mind. Einstein’s question to Freud, ‘Is there any way of delivering mankind from the menace of war?’, raises crucial issues. This year, Baroness Susan Greenfield will be a part of the panel, exploring the menace of war and terrorism, from scientific and military deterrents to what role the...Read more…