Royal Geographical Society (With The Institute Of British Geographers)
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Dangers, Deadlines And Frontlines: A Glimpse Into The Lives Of Foreign Correspondents
Just a Drop would like to formally invite you to join us on February 2nd 2017 at the Royal Geographical Society to hear Jeremy Bowen, Middle East Editor for the BBC, Christina Lamb OBE, Foreign Affairs Correspondent for the Sunday Times, and Matthew Price, Chief Correspondent for the BBC's Radio 4 Today programme, talk…
Thu 2 Feb
Discovering People: Shappi Khorsandi
Join us for this conversation with comedian, broadcaster and author Shappi as she explores how geography has shaped her thoughts and influenced her life. Each year the Society invites three well-known public figures who we believe have interesting personal views on society, the environment, and the world in general to…
Wed 1 Mar
£10 ( £7) / 020 7591 3000
Discovering Places: Papua New Guinea
An evening for first time-travellers to explore opportunities in Papua New Guinea, with advice from experts, inspiration from exhibitors and networking with other attendees. We hold three Discovering Places evenings each year focusing on areas of the world that are remote, have only recently become accessible or are…
Wed 22 Feb
£15 ( £10) / 020 7591 3000
Everest Rescue: Les Binns
An inspiring talk from war veteran Les Binns who helped rescue two climbers when attempting to reach the summit of Everest.
Tue 28 Mar
£35 (£30) / 020 7591 3000
Geographical Journeys: Microlectures
An evening packed with tales of adventure and discovery to entertain and inspire, hosted by anthropologist and broadcaster Mary-Ann Ochota FRGS. Discussion encouraged in the bar. Organised by the Younger Members' Committee. Admittance is by ticket only. Tickets in advance (book by 21 March): £12, RGS-IBG members £9, group…
Wed 22 Mar
£9; £12 / 020 7591 3000
Rewired: The Brain, Art And Innovation
Rewired is a Movement for Hope and UCL event that features leading London-based neuroscience researchers, tech innovators and top artists. Proceeds are used to support people with brain and spinal illnesses.
Fri 10 Mar
£12 (£10) / 020 7591 3000
So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs?
Scientist TV answers questions about dinosaurs and uses film footage from the BBC's Planet Dinosaur to talk about deadly predators. There's also the chance to show off your own dino knowledge.
Sun 5 Mar
Works on Paper Fair
A chance to buy works on paper from over 50 major art dealers.