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Feynman 100: Evening Celebration

Friday, May 11, 2018
8:00pm to 10:00pm
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Beckman Auditorium
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WATCH: Videos of the Feynman 100 Celebration on May 11, 2018

Please note: This celebration is the first of two Feynman 100 events.

Join us on Friday and Saturday, May 11 and 12, 2018 for a two-day celebration of Richard Feynman's life & legacy, on the occasion of his 100th birthday.

The Evening Celebration - Friday, May 11, from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Looking back at the astounding changes in our world over the past 100 years, we can only marvel at what's to come. Join for an Evening Celebration of Richard Feynman, honoring his adventures as scientist, teacher, explainer, and general enthusiast for finding things out. The program will feature talks by scientists, family, friends, and those who hope to continue his legacy. This event will be live-streamed at

The Scientific Symposium - Saturday, May 12,  from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Richard Feynman looked toward the future with enthusiasm and curiosity. Join us for this day-long symposium featuring leading scientists at the current frontiers of knowledge in areas that would have been of interest to Feynman, exploring new ideas and sharing their vision of where science is heading. These are talks that Richard Feynman would have wanted to attend!

Visit the Feynman 100 website for full program information and additional information about the speakers.

Both the Friday and Saturday events are free, but tickets are required, and each day's events will be ticketed separately. Tickets can be reserved via the Feynman 100 website starting Thursday, April 12, at 10:00am Pacific Time. Tickets are expected to go fast, so if you're interested in attending, please mark your calendars.

Please note that there is a limit of two tickets per person.

For more information, please visit
FREE (limit of 2 per person; available beginning April 12)