5 Minute Genius

Union Street Brick Church

Friday showcase event

The MSF’s answer to Ted Talks, 5 Minute Genius features short, sharp talks by some of Maine’s finest scientists, with 5 minutes per talk, plus 5 minutes for questions. Presenting a sprint through some of the most remarkable, cutting-edge science happening in Maine – you will feel like a genius in no time!

Participating MSF Partners: GE, Idexx, The Jackson Laboratory, MDI Biological Laboratory, University of Maine.

Sponsored by

Audience: high school +

Participating MSF Partners: GE Bangor; Idexx; The Jackson Laboratory; MDI Biological Laboratory; University of Maine

Presenters: Nadir Yildirim, Revolution Research, Inc.; Sandra De Urioste, University of Maine; Sandra Rieger, MDI Biological Laboratory; Steve Munger, The Jackson Laboratory; Heather Hamlin, University of Maine; Kraig King, GE Power – Bangor; Sarah Millington, Idexx.

Moderator: Kate Dickerson, Maine Science Festival

The 2017 5 Minute Genius presentations are on our YouTube channel! You can also watch all the talks via the playlist below.

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Register for This Event Audience: 12+. FREE Event, space is limited, sign-up is suggested to ensure your spot.