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May 2015

Toronto Comic Arts Festival

May 9, 2015 - May 10, 2015
Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario M4W 2G8 Canada
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Panels TBA.. I'm going to be completely goggle-eyed, so many of my favourite artists are going to be there!!

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Porter Square Books, Cambridge

May 11, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Porter Square Books, 25 White St
Cambridge, MA 02140 United States
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Talk and signing.

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Word, Brooklyn

May 12, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Word, 126 FRANKLIN ST
Brooklyn, NY 11222-2002 United States
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Talk and Signing.

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June 2015
£4

Stoke Newington Literary Festival

June 7, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Stokey Stop, 176 Stoke Newington High Street,
London, London N16 7JP United Kingdom
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Graphic Novel Panel with Self Made Hero

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July 2015
Free

Reading Skeptics in the Pub Talk

July 4, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
RYND, 11 Castle St
Reading , RG1 7S
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I'll have some new animations of the Engine so GOOD TIMES- should be some fun folks and good beer!

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October 2015
Free

Science Museum Late: Computing!

October 28, 2015 @ 6:45 pm - 10:00 pm
Science Museum, Exhibition Rd
London , SW7 2DD United Kingdom
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The Science Museum in London is open late the last Wednesday of every month for themed events and October is all about Computing and Ada Lovelace!

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February 2016
Free

Emmy Noether Society Cambridge

February 9, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Queens College, Old Kitchens, Queens College
Cambridge, CB3 9ET United Kingdom
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Lovelace and Babbage and Analytical Engine! All welcome!

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£5 - £30

British Society for the History of Mathematics

February 27, 2016
The Queens College, Oxford, High Street
Oxford, OX1 4AW United Kingdom
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I get a prize, and there's food, but first I have to give a speech. Analytical Engines will be described. There are many more talks at this Research in Progress meeting (sample title: "Defining Continuity: Vindicating Cauchy") most will be for more scholarly but how many will feature cartoons?

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March 2016
£1000

QCon London

March 7, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 7:40 pm
The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster
London, SW1P 3EE United Kingdom
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Babbage, Lovelace, Turing: Who Did Invent That Computer? Was it Charles Babbage, Victorian polymath, code breaker and builder of mechanical marvels? Or Ada Lovelace, enchantress of numbers, daughter of Byron, and computer visionary? Or Alan Turing, creator of the Turing machine, code breaker and father of computer science? A double-act with Plan 28's John Graham-Cumming. At these prices we may also do a tap-dance.

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August 2016
$3

Nottingham Skeptics in the Pub

August 2, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Canalhouse Pub, 48-52 Canal St
Nottingham , NG1 7EH United Kingdom
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One hundred years before the first computers were built out of wires and transistors, the Victorian polymath Charles Babbage designed a gigantic steam-powered, punchcard-programmed, cogwheel computer, the Analytical Engine. His friend Ada, Countess of Lovelace, daughter of Lord Byron, completed some of the first programs for the machine, and theorised that one day it could be used for the manipulation of any kind of information. Unfortunately Ada died young and Babbage never built his Engine, leaving their story as one…

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