Headliners

At a Glance

  • 2015−16 season |  Oct 8, Nov 5, Dec 3, Feb 4, March 3, April 7, and May 5
  • Time | 7 p.m.
  • Location | Continuing Education and Conference Center, St. Paul campus
  • Tickets | Series pass: $80; individual events: $20
  • Registration | 612-624-4000, on site, or online

Celebrating ten years of lively 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 most intriguing stories—medical breakthroughs, culture clashes, social trends, foreign affairs, and more! Hear the Who, What, Why, and How from an insider's point of view, and then ask questions and share your insights in a moderated Q&A. 

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

Series registration is now open. 

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. 

Upcoming Headliners Events:

October 8: Energy Evolution: 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.

Subscribe to Headliners Updates

To receive Headliners topic notifications, please fill out the following form and press "Submit."

* Required field

Stay Connected