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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Delivering Proteins in Hot and Hostile Places

Location: Building 9 Lecture hall 1

By Jeremiah Gassensmith

Lecture by Jeremiah Gassensmith, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Texas at Dallas. ABOUT THIS LECTURE Transportation of vaccines requires constant ref ... more

Masterclass: Lab to Film 4/5

Location: Spine Auditorium between Buildings 4 & 5

By Basma Abdulkarim | Todd Nims | Yaser Binabdulrahman

An offering with a pre-registration process Make your research meaningful for a general audience Science and technology have infinite potential for solving local and global concerns. However, many s ... more

Personalized Medicine Mobile App Prototype 4/4

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

Design and Build Medical Devices - Group A 4/5

Location: Innovation Cluster, Level 0, Prototyping Core Lab

By Ali Alfrshuti | Tamer Shahin | Yasser Al-Omrany

An offering with a pre-selection process Objectives: Participants will be organized in teams where they will apply the basics of design skills, problem-solving, and workshop skills to make a prototy ... more
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

Creative Tactics for Communicating Science - Advanced 1/2

Location: Spine Auditorium between Buildings 2 & 3

By Benjamin Stevens | Nicholas Demille

An offering with a pre-selection process Communicating science has become an integral part of a scientist’s research cycle. According to UNESCO, there are more than 7 million scientists and res ... more

Undergraduate Poster Competition Exhibition - Jan. 21

Location: Library - Level 2

KAUST is excited to present its annual International Poster Competition. Everyone is welcome to attend the exhibit as undergraduate students from around the world present their best research in a pos ... more

Science Fair Competition

Location: Spine in Front of the Campus Library

An offering with pre-registration process Showcase your science at KAUST! Every year during WEP, the Science Fair brings technology and science to the KAUST community and local schools. The Science ... more

Once Upon a Time… Life - War on Toxins

Location: University Library, Sea View Area, Level 2

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

Design and Build Medical Devices - Group B 4/5

Location: Innovation Cluster, Level 0, Prototyping Core Lab

By Ali Alfrshuti | Tamer Shahin | Yasser Al-Omrany

An offering with a pre-selection process Objectives: Participants will be organized in teams where they will apply the basics of design skills, problem-solving, and workshop skills to make a prototy ... more

Be Mind full or Mindful? - Group B 2/2

Location: Bldg 5, Level 5, Room 5220

By Sandra Katakalea

An offering with a pre-selection process The concept of time in our everyday life mainly consists of being caught in the past or the future. Present sometimes is almost nonexistent, or we rush it too ... more

How to Make a Human

Location: Bldg. 20, Auditorium

By Tom Pringle

TV science presenter Dr. Bunhead has delighted children worldwide with his curriculum-based, science shows. Now your kids can see him here. Join Dr. Bunhead's loud and messy look at what humans are ma ... more

Whole-Cell Visualization and Modeling

Location: Building 9 Lecture hall 1

By Ivan Viola

Lecture by Ivan Viola, Associate Professor of Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Science and Engineering at KAUST. ABOUT THIS LECTURE Computer graphics technology can nowadays inte ... more

Medicine: The Need for Personal Care

Location: Building 20, Auditorium

By Natasha McEnroe

A keynote lecture by Natasha McEnroe, keeper of medicine at the Science Museum London.  EVENT DESCRIPTION The Science Museum holds what is widely regarded as the largest and the finest mus ... more

Microbiota: The amazing powers of the gut (2019)

Location: Cinema Theater, Discovery Square

By Mona Alsomali

We are excited to host the 2020 WEP Film Festival, where renowned scientists will introduce and lead discussions for a range of educational documentaries and fictional film screenings related to this ... more