Events Calendar

Nov
3
Thu
Science Pub Portland: Viking Mars Missions @ McMenamins Mission Theater
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm

Head to McMenamins Mission Theater for Science Pub Portland! Connect with fellow science lovers and enjoy great food and drinks. Learn about the Viking Mars Mission and the history, stories and influence on Mars exploration. $5 suggested donation.

Nov
12
Sat
Neuroscience 2016 @ San Diego Convention Center
Nov 12 – Nov 16 all-day

Stop by Lumencor’s exhibit booth #818 at Neuroscience 2016 at the San Diego Convention Center. Learn about Lumencor light engines and see product demonstrations.

The Society for Neuroscience 46th annual meeting in November gathers over 30,000 global neuroscience colleagues to learn, collaborate, present, and explore new tools and technologies.

Nov
30
Wed
OMSI After Dark: Art & Design @ OMSI
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm

Combine science and art at OMSI After Dark: Art & Design –  Try photography, painting, sculpting and more. Don’t forget to wear your ugly sweaters! The evening is for adults only and features drink tokens and featured local artisans. Buy tickets before they sell out!

Dec
3
Sat
ASCB Annual Meeting: Cell Biology 2016
Dec 3 – Dec 7 all-day

Stop by the Lumencor exhibit booth at the ASCB Annual Meeting: Cell Biology 2016 in San Francisco this December. Learn about Lumencor light engines and see product demonstrations. More details about this event in the near future.

Dec
13
Tue
Science Pub Portland: Genome Sequencing @ Empirical Theater at OMSI
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm

Head to OMSI’s Empirical Theater for Science Pub Portland! Connect with fellow science lovers and enjoy great food and drinks. Learn about the progress of the human genome sequencing project from Sarah Schaack, PhD, Associate Professor of Biology at Reed College. $5 suggested donation.

Dec
21
Wed
Mission: Infrostable Gingerbread Workshop @ OMSI
Dec 21 @ 4:30 pm

Take the kids to OMSI for a fun gingerbread house building workshop, Mission: Infrostable. Learn about the structures designed for future Mars missions, and create your own gingerbread Mars house to take home.

Jan
3
Tue
Science On Tap: More Than Hard Rock @ Clinton Street Theatre
Jan 3 @ 6:00 pm

Check out the fun science lecture series, Science On Tap at the Clinton Street Theatre! More Than Hard Rock: Metals in Your Life explores the roles that different kinds of metals play in our bodies. Join speaker Dr. Kelly Chacon, professor of chemistry at Reed College for this fun event.

Jan
7
Sat
The Science of Coffee @ Water Avenue Coffee
Jan 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

OMSI is teaming up with Water Avenue Coffee for a fun, lab experience where you can learn all about The Science of Coffee. Discover how flavor extraction works, and make the perfect cup of coffee in your own home.

Jan
14
Sat
OMSI After Dark: Bourbon & Bacon Fest @ OMSI
Jan 14 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Discover the science behind the delicious pairing of bacon and bourbon at OMSI After Dark: Bourbon & Bacon Fest. This evening at OMSI is for adults only and features drink tokens and local artisans. Buy tickets before they sell out!

Jan
28
Sat
SPIE Photonics West @ Moscone Center
Jan 28 – Feb 2 all-day

Lumencor will be on hand at SPIE Photonics West 2017 – the world’s largest event focused on photonics technologies. Drop by Booth #2438 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California – January 28 – February 2, 2017.

Learn more on our blog.

Jan
31
Tue
OMSI After Dark: Brick Party @ OMSI
Jan 31 @ 10:35 pm – 11:35 pm

See the building blocks of science in a new light at the OMSI After Dark: Brick Party. Learn about science through Legos. The evening is for adults only and features drink tokens and featured local artisans. Buy tickets before they sell out!

Feb
4
Sat
Science on Tap: The Neuroscience of Pleasure and Love @ Alberta Rose Theatre
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm

Check out the fun science lecture series, Science On Tap at the Alberta Rose Theatre! The Neuroscience of Pleasure and Love presentation is here just in time for Valentine’s Day. Learn about how neurochemicals effect our behavior– particularly how we love, what we love and who we love – from Dr. Larry Sherman, neuroscientist at OHSU.

Feb
21
Tue
Science Pub Portland: Forest Restoration @ Empirical Theater at OMSI
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm

Head to OMSI’s Empirical Theater for Science Pub Portland! Connect with fellow science lovers and enjoy great food and drinks. Learn how 3D glasses and photos from the 1930s are making forests healthier
with Kerry Metlen, Forest Ecologist at The Nature Conservancy. $5 suggested donation.