Thursday, January 16, 2020


Location: Campus

INSIDE YOU 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM LOCATION: Campus Spine (building 4)   A secret world lives on, in, and all around you. Meet the human microbiome Your body is home to trillions of bacteria ... more

Morning Coffee

Location: Library

By Eduardo Gorron

Discussing the future of sustainable algae biotechnology with KAUST alumni & University of Queensland student Eduardo Gorron.

Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence: Theory and Applications  About this masterclass  This masterclass will train students in theory and applications of machine learning and artif ... more

Moving Between Academia and the Biotech Industry

Location: Building 9 Lecture hall 1

By Soren-Peter Olesen

Lecture by Soren-Peter Olesen, CEO of the Danish National Research Foundation and Professor of Molecular Cardiology and Membrane Proteins at the University of Copenhagen. ABOUT THIS&nb ... more

Genome Editing Based Approaches for Personalized Medicine

Location: Building 9 Lecture hall 1

By Gang Bao

Lecture by Gang Bao, Foyt Family Chair Professor in the Department of Bioengineering and Associate Dean for Research and Innovation at Rice University.  ABOUT THIS EVENT With the recent ad ... more

Supramolecular Chemistry: Beating Back the Deadly Bugs

Location: Bldg 20, Auditorium

By George Gokel

A keynote lecture by George Gokel, Distinguished Professor of Science Chemistry and Biochemistry and Associate Director of the Center for NanoScience at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. ... more

Supramolecular Latches: New Chemical Tools for Biology and Medicine

Location: Bldg 20, Auditorium

By Kimoon Kim

A keynote lecture by Kimoon Kim, Professor of Chemistry and Director of the Center for Self-assembly and Complexity at Pohang University of Science and Technology.  EVENT DESCRIPTION ... more

Once Upon a Time… Life - The Brain

Location: Gardens Elementary School

By Laura McCulloch | Mohamed Bahloul

ABOUT ONCE UPON A TIME... LIFE The program was initially produced in France in 1987 and is an animated television series that tells the story of the human body for children. The good charac ... more

Alumni Lecture Series

Location: Bldg 20, Auditorium

By Arwa Raies | Dimitrios Kleftogiannis | Eduardo Gorron | Faisal Nawab

Join us for the annual Alumni Lecture Series, a highlight in the University’s event calendar! We welcome the return to KAUST of five alumni who will present highlights from their work in b ... more

Personalized Medicine Mobile App Prototype 1/4

Location: Campus Library - Sea View Room

By Aida Rivera | Myraida Rivera Marzan

An offering with a pre-selection process About this workshop The goal of this collaborative design workshop is to develop a Personalized Medical App. It will leverage mobile phones' capabilities to ... more

Rational Vaccinology: In Pursuit of the Perfect Vaccine

Location: Building 20, Auditorium

By Chad Mirkin

A keynote lecture by Chad Mirkin, Professor and Director of the International Institute for Nanotechnology at Northwestern University. EVENT DESCRIPTION Spherical Nucleic Acids (SNAs) are ... more

Live @ The Harbor

Location: Harbor Walk

 Thursday Night Live! returns for 2020 with an exciting outdoor live music extravaganza with performances by musicians from on and off-campus.  The event features the following:  DJ a ... more