7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Roger Kneebone, the expert on experts, combines his own experiences as a doctor with insights from extraordinary people and cutting-edge research to tell a story that resonates with us all – the story of how we can become expert.
Whether you’re developing a new career, studying a language, learning a musical instrument or simply becoming the person you want to be, Expert reveals the path to mastery and shows what lies ahead. What could a lacemaker have in common with vascular surgeons? A Savile Row tailor with molecular scientists? A fighter pilot with jazz musicians? Join the conversation to find out!
A relaxed evening of intelligent talk and discussion, over drinks and light food.
Location: Online – Link sent on registration. (Online Doors open 6.30pm)
Tickets: €0 – 15 BOOK HERE
Professor Roger Kneebone directs the Imperial College Centre for Engagement and Simulation Science and the Royal College of Music – Imperial College Centre for Performance Science. His first career was as a surgeon, operating on trauma patients in southern Africa. He then changed direction, becoming a general practitioner in southwest England. Now, as an academic at Imperial College London, he researches what experts from different fields can learn from one another. His unorthodox and creative team includes clinicians, computer scientists, musicians, magicians, potters, puppeteers, tailors and fighter pilots.