Attendees are separated into different rooms. Seven scientists rotate through each room, switching out every seven minutes, giving attendees a glimpse into compelling worlds. It is just like “speed dating,” but with a more intellectual kind of romance.
Afterward, writer/director/producer Wendy Calhoun hosted an excellent Q and A session.
Here were our seven “dates”:
Profession: Structural Biology Professor, Stanford
Interest: The role of ribonucleic acids in promoting health and fighting disease