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Mathematical Life Hacks (ext event)

Description: Skeptics in the Pub (Leicester) presents

Mathematical Life Hacks

with Katie Steckles

We all know that people with maths, science and technology skills are experienced at problem-solving. But how useful are those skills in the real world? Mathematician and speaker Katie Steckles will show you some mathematical, logical and geometrical tricks to solve some of everyday life’s minor challenges – from tying your shoelace to changing a duvet cover, and plenty of others. You’ll never fold a t-shirt the same way again!

Katie Steckles is a mathematician based in Manchester, who gives talks and workshops on different areas of maths. She finished her PhD in 2011, and since then has talked about maths in schools, at science festivals, on BBC radio, at music festivals, as part of theatre shows and on the internet. She enjoys doing puzzles, solving the Rubik’s cube and baking things shaped like maths. In 2016, Katie was awarded the Joshua Phillips Award for Innovation in Science Engagement.

Details: http://leicester.skepticsinthepub.org/Event.aspx/16567/Mathematical-Life-Hacks

This isn't a LSS event - do check details with the organisers.

Location: Brewdog, 8 Friar Lane, Leicester LE1 5RA
Date: Tuesday, 15 January 2019
Time: 19:30 GMT
Access: Public
Category: (i) External event of interest*
Created by: Public Access ( by LSS editor )
Updated: Friday, 4 January 2019 10:35 GMT
Attachments: None

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