OMSI and Portland Monthly present part thre of the OMSI Science Pub talk series Brain Storm: Exploring the Genesis of Innovation this Monday, October 17, 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 Eric Dishman, Director of Health Innovation and Policy at Intel, Visionary in home health technology; Iain Tait, Global Interactive Executive Creative Director at Wieden + Kennedy, Trendsetter in interactive advertising strategies; and Ward Cunningham, Principal Engineer for AboutUs, Inventor of the Wiki and other collaborative software.
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.