Nerd Nite #11: Race in Japan, Cancer+Maths, Sumo
Nerd Nite is “the Discovery Channel with beer”—a worldwide monthly event series that mixes presentations, performances, trivia, demos, music, and of course drinking.
Nerd Nite #11 looks at being gaijin, compu-onco-netics, and Japan’s national sport. Be there and be square! Entry is 1,500 yen at the door and includes one drink.
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Baye McNeil — Accidental Activism: Writing about Race Issues in Japan (https://twitter.com/BayeMcneil)
Dave duVerle — Bioinformatics and Modern Genomics: Cancer is a Maths Problem!
Verena Hopp — Nerd Sumo with special appearance by a former wrestler (https://www.myeyestokyo.com/dont-hesitate-ask-help-people-will-give-hand/)
At the door: ¥1,500
- 312 m from Shimokitazawa Station Odakyu Odawara Line (OH7)Keio Inokashira Line (IN5)
- 0.5 km from Setagaya-daita Station Odakyu Odawara Line (OH8)
- 0.6 km from Ikenoue Station Keio Inokashira Line (IN4)
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