Past Scientech Programs in 2018



1/8/2018 --- The Future of Artificial Intelligence: Deep Learning and Blockchain Crypto-Ledgers Speaker: Melanie Swan (Email: m@melanieswan.com) Sponsored By: Alison Brown
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



1/15/2018 --- Art and Neuroscience Speaker: Shirley M. Mueller, MD (Email: shirleymaloneymueller@gmail.com) Sponsored By: Bonnie Carter
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



1/22/2018 --- Vonnegut on the Planet Speaker: Chris Lafave (Email: chris.lafave@vonnegutlibrary.org) Sponsored By: Jeff Rasley
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



1/29/2018 --- Centuries of Change Speaker: William H. Dick (Email: whdick42@tds.net) Sponsored By: William H. Dck
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



2/5/2018 --- The Kids Are Smart Enough, So What's the Problem?...The Back Story Speaker: Dick Garrett Sponsored By: Dick Garrett
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



2/12/2018 --- Space and Space Exploration Speaker: Kurt Williams (Email: kwilliams@linkobservatory.org) Sponsored By: Kurt Williams
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



2/12/2018 --- Making a Place for the Displaced Speaker: Saima Hassan (Email: shassan@obathelpers.org) Sponsored By: Alison Brown
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



2/19/2018 --- Strange Universe Speaker: Kurt Williams Sponsored By: Kurt Williams
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



2/26/2018 --- Are There "OPTIONS" For Teens In Detention? Speaker: Jill Meisenheimer (Email: jill.meisenheimer@outlook.com) Sponsored By: Robert Yee
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



3/5/2018 --- Intermodal Mystery: How Science Saved the Double-Stacked Train Speaker: Jim Dillon (Email: jdillon@indy.rr.com) Sponsored By: James C. Dillon
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



3/12/2018 --- Criminals Can Disappear & Change Identity Speaker: Greg Wright (Email: CFEgreg@gmail.com) Sponsored By: William H. Dick
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



3/19/2018 --- History of Allison 1915 - 2017 Speaker: Larry Nightingale Sponsored By: John Rathman
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



3/26/2018 --- Deficiency of plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 (PAI-1) Problems and Promises of a Genetic Mutation Speaker: Dr. Sweta Gupta (Email: sgupta@IHTC.org) Sponsored By: Alison Brown
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



4/2/2018 --- The Future of Math and Science Education Speaker: Chris Edwards (Email: edwardsscedward@aol.com) Sponsored By: Jeff Rasley
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



4/9/2018 --- Theft of $450,000, a nickle at a time. Speaker: Greg Wright (Email: CFEgreg@gmail.com) Sponsored By: M. P. Meisenheimer
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



4/16/2018 --- Cut your cable? The whys, and the hows, and what you can do to replace some of the content. Speaker: Bill Elliott Sponsored By: Ken Pendleton
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



4/23/2018 --- A Return to Iwo Jima Speaker: James Baize (Email: j-baize@sbcglobal.net) Sponsored By: M. P. Meisenheimer
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



4/30/2018 --- Nikola Tesla Speaker: Richard Gunderman (Email: rbgunder@iu.edu) Sponsored By: Gerald Kurlander
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



5/7/2018 --- Lincoln; his views about death,ghosts and seances Speaker: Brian Dirck (Email: Brdirck@anderson.edu) Sponsored By: Russell Judd
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



5/14/2018 --- How our brains learn, develop, and respond to adversity Speaker: Dr. Lori Desautels (Email: ldesaute@butler.edu) Sponsored By: Dr. Alan D. Schmidt
(Scribe Summary: HERE)



5/21/2018 --- Jenny's Allure Speaker: Ruth Ann Ingraham (Email: rai38@sbcglobal.net) Sponsored By: Ruth Ann Ingraham
(Scribe Summary: HERE)