SkeptiCamp Winnipeg 2017

SkeptiCamp Winnipeg is a conference for the sharing of ideas. It is free and open to the public: anyone can attend and participate! Presentations and discussions focus on science and critical thinking, and the audience is encouraged to challenge presenters to defend their ideas.

SkeptiCamp is based on the highly successful BarCamp model. The basic idea is that attendees are participants; everyone attending SkeptiCamp is encouraged to participate: this may take the form of presenting a short talk on a topic related to science and skepticism, helping coordinate and plan the event, or simply taking active part in the discussion.

SkeptiCamp Winnipeg 2017

Date: 16 September 2017
Time: 11:00–4:00 pm
Venue: St. Boniface Library, 100-131 Provencher Boulevard

Organisers

Role Organiser
Lead Organizer & MC Lauren Bailey
Odds & Ends Ashlyn Noble
Web & Technical Support Gem Newman

Presentations

Time Talk Speaker Links
11:15 Non-Rational Aspects of the Human Mind Teresa Klostreich Audio
11:45 Mormon Doctrine and Its Strawmen Scott Carnegie Audio
12:15 The Value of “Healthy” Food Laura Creek Newman, RD Audio
12:45 Rational Thought and the Design Argument Darren K. Audio
13:45 Live Podcast: Revenge of the Quiz Show Show! Ashlyn, Lauren, Laura, & Gem Audio, Website, Notes, Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher

Please note that our Community Guidelines and Anti-Harassment Policy are in effect at every Winnipeg Skeptics event.

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