This academic conference will bring together the leading international scholars of the history science of many ancient cultures to discuss the content and methodology of the study of ancient science and prospects for future research.
The scope here is important and unique. While there are conferences on the science of individual ancient cultures, there are not conferences on ancient science across many cultures.
Prof. Geoffrey Lloyd University of Cambridge
Prof. Martin Bernal Cornell
Prof. Heinrich von Staden Princeton
Prof. Francesca Rochberg Berkeley
Prof. Nathan Sivin Penn State
Dr. Alexandra von Lieven Freie Universitat Berlin
Dr. Eleanor Robson University of Cambridge (and soon, UCL)
Prof. Charles Burnett Warburg Institute
Prof. Vivian Nutton UCL
Dr. Serafina Cuomo Birkbeck College London
Prof. Sacha Stern UCL
This meeting is sponsored by UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies, Institute for Classical Studies, and the British Society for the History of Science.