OMSI and Portland Monthly present part two of the OMSI Science Pub talk series Brain Storm: Exploring the Genesis of Innovation this Monday, October 10, 2011 at the Bagdad Theater (3702 SE Hawthorne).
The talks are part of “Brain Storm,” a unique collaboration between OMSI and Portland Monthly to explore creative thinking in science, business, health, technology, and the arts. From a field of 130 nominees, a jury of peers selected 12 leading innovators whose work, creative processes, and personal stories are being presented through an interactive display at OMSI, a series of profiles in Portland Monthly, and onstage in conversation with Portland Monthly editor in chief Randy Gragg.
This week’s guests are Annette von Jouanne – Electrical Engineer and Professor at Oregon State University, Pioneer in wave energy technology; Joe Sacco – Journalist & Cartoonist, Author of Palestine, Safe Area Gorazde, and Footnotes in Gaza; and Naomi Pomeroy – Owner of Beast, Award-winning chef.
The doors of the Bagdad open at 5pm, program begins at 7pm. $5 is the suggested admission. Minors are permitted if accompanied by parent or guardian.
The Brain Storm series continues, each Monday through October 24th.