Monday, 21 June 2021
£115 for the reception, lecture and three-course dinner
£50 for the reception and lecture
Dress Code: Business Attire
Ticket deadline: 7 June 2021
Venue: Saddlers' Hall (EC2R 6BV)
We are delighted that scientist and politician The Rt Hon the Lord Winston (Robert) will be delivering our Annual Lecture. His lecture is titled 'Perils of Neglecting History'
Robert Winston is Professor of Science and Society and Emeritus Professor of Fertility Studies at Imperial College London. He conducts research on Human embryo metabolism and is the President’s Envoy for Outreach at Imperial, promoting informal learning to school students of all ages across the UK. He is past Chairman of the House of Lords Science and Technology Select Committee and Vice Chair of the Parliamentary Office for Science and Technology. His award winning BBC TV series include Predictions, Your Life in Their Hands, Human Instinct and The Human Body and a past Chairman and a current Vice-President of the Royal College of Music.
The evening will begin at 6.00 pm with a drinks reception in Saddlers' Hall courtyard (weather permitting), followed by the lecture at 6.30 pm. Time will be given for questions before the end of the talk at 7.30 pm. A drinks reception with canapes will be served until 8.00 pm, when those staying for dinner will move into the Great Hall where a three- course dinner will be served. Carriages will be at 10.30 pm.
If the Annual Lecture and Dinner is unable to take place, refunds will be issued.