conf-logoRegistration has opened for the 15th European Skeptics Conference. Hie thee there and register NOW, because there’s only 400 tickets!

Here’s the confirmed (still evolving) line-up:

  • Anna Bäsén (Sweden): Undercover Health Journalism
  • Chris French (UK): Psychological Perspectives on Paranormal Belief and Experience
  • Maria Berglund (Sweden): Våra opålitliga hjärnor: hur fel vi uppfattar världen och hur fel vi tänker om det vi uppfattar
  • Dénis Caroti (France): CorteX and Chomsky’s Wish
  • Kendrick Frazier (US) of the Committe for Skeptical Inquiry: title to be announced.
  • Christer Fuglesang (Sweden): ESA: Did You Know That You Too Are Co-Owner of a Space Agency?
  • D.J. Grothe (US) of the James Randi Educational Foundation: Critical-thinking Teaching Materials for Schools
  • Kristine Hjulstad (Norway): How Magicians Fool Our Brains
  • Catherine de Jong (Netherlands): Pseudoscientific Addiction Treatments
  • Max Maven (US) does magic
  • Michael “Marsh” Marshall (UK): Bad News. PR and Spin in the Media
  • Beatrice Mautino (Italy): Solving Mysteries to Learn Science (and Vice Versa)
  • Hans Rosling and Ola Rosling (Sweden): A Fact-based Worldview Through Animated Data
  • Hayley Stevens (UK): The Things That Go Bump In The Night: A Look At The True Menace Of The Ghost Hunt
  • Tom Stone (Sweden): The Art of Deception
  • Barbro Walker (Germany): A Close Look at Brain Gym
  • Tomasz Witkowski (Poland): Is Psychology a Cargo-Cult Science?

Comments

  1. #1 Birger Johansson
    March 21, 2013

    Maybe potential guests from adjacent countries could get in touch here and check the opportunities for car-pooling? Might not be realistic for Brits, but people in northern Germany could swing by others in Denmark, and share the travel cost.

  2. #2 Birger Johansson
    March 22, 2013

    (OT) We are recent Africans! “Out of Africa date brought forward” http://phys.org/news/2013-03-africa-date-brought.html (for geologists 95 000 years = yesterday)

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