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22nd Nov 2018
Original Sins. What’s yours. Social Media? One more drink? Box sets? The Science of Sin brings together the latest findings from neuroscience research to shed light on the universally fascinating subject of temptation – where it comes from, how to resist it and why we all succumb. Neurobiologist and TV presenter, Jack Lewis illuminates the neural battles between temptation and restraint that take place within our brains, suggesting strategies to help us better manage our most troublesome impulses with the explicit goal of improving our health, our happiness, and our productivity.
12th Nov 2018
Sam Conniff Allende is a multi-award winning serial Social Entrepreneur, and co-founder and former CEO of Livity, the youth-led creative network.
25th Oct 2018
Ever wondered why you are so open to suggestion? Dr Devin Terhune, the Goldsmiths' Psychology academic leads the world's research into hypnosis and the brain. He'll be on the Salon stage to explain why we are so easily led. Repeat after him - I will go to this Salon. I will go to this Salon.
23rd Oct 2018
You've probably already noticed you're not like others! But why is this and how did we end up the way we are? Leading neuroscientist Kevin J Mitchell is in the UK on 23rd October to explain how both human diversity and individual difference has its roots in the wirings of our brains.
20th Sep 2018
Are we human or are we chancer? On 20th September, Salon London will be at the (gorgeous) Hospital Club, Covent Garden with three incredible speakers to find out.
5th Sep 2018
The old gods are dying. Giant corporations collapse overnight. Newspapers are being swallowed. Stock prices plummet with a tweet. Governments are losing control. The old familiarities are tumbling down and a strange new social order is rising in their place. More crime now happens online than offline. Facebook has grown bigger than any state, bots battle elections, technologists have reinvented democracy and information wars are breaking out around us. Algorithms shape our lives in more ways than we can imagine. What is going on? What are the new centres of control today?
5th Jul 2018
Being inspired can be a magnificent, invigorating feeling. But it’s also one that we know surprisingly little about. Does it happen by chance? Are all forms of inspiration the same? Can we influence how and when we feel inspired?
24th May 2018
How much control do we have over anything anyway? Join us at Salon London on Thurs 24th May - to get some practical information on how to take control…
19th Apr 2018
We asked the experts to help us understand the new scientific secrets of success – and at Salon London, on the 19th April, they'll be explaining exactly what it takes...
22nd Mar 2018
Join us on 22nd March at The Hospital Club, as we ask - should we ’Save the Consumer’?