Headliners

At a Glance

Celebrating ten years of expert discussions on timely topics.

Hear it here, as it happens.

Headliners, the University of Minnesota’s popular current event series, returns this fall for its tenth season with new opportunities to meet with University experts as they share firsthand knowledge of today’s newsworthy topics. 

Join us on the St. Paul campus, the first Thursday of each month, October through May, where you’ll be able to delve into these timely topics and ask questions of the experts in a moderated Q&A.

Date: Oct 8, Nov 5, Dec 3, Feb 4, March 3, April 7, and May 5
Time: 7 pm
Where: Continuing Education and Conference Center, St. Paul campus of the U of M
Cost: Series pass: $80, individual events: $20

Subscribe to the complete series before Friday, October 2, and get tickets to all seven events for just $80. That’s a savings of more than 40 percent. 

Series registration is now open. 

(Series registration is available through Friday October 2nd.)

Upcoming Headliners Events:

October 8: Energy System Decision Making: Shaping the Future of Electricity

Elizabeth Wilson, Oct. 8 Headliners SpeakerElizabeth J. Wilson, associate professor of Energy and Environmental Policy and Law at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota. Wilson was recently selected to the inaugural class of Andrew Carnegie Fellows.

November 5: Stronger, Faster, Brighter: Wearable Technology and the Future of Clothing

Lucy Dunne, Headliners Nov 5 speakerLucy Dunne, associate professor of apparel design; director, Apparel Design program and Wearable Technology Lab, College of Design, University of Minnesota

December 3: Mapping and Interfacing with the Human Brain

Bin He, Headliners Dec 3 speakerBin He, Distinguished McKnight University Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Medtronic-Bakken Endowed Chair for Engineering in Medicine; Director, Institute for Engineering in Medicine, University of Minnesota

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