In this talk, Dr Fry will take you on a whistle-stop tour of the hidden connections in our human world. Showing how the patterns uncovered in Facebook are helping us understand the human brain, how understanding the structure of the internet is helping to fight terrorism, and even how the maths of connections proves that sometimes it pays to gossip.
If you wish to attend both this lecture and the annual IOP London and South East Branch dinner, which follows this talk, then please do so via the Branch dinner registration page where you will be offered the option to attend the talk as you register for the dinner.
The cost of the dinner is £25 per person and includes a three course meal plus wine and a glass of prosecco on arrive. The dinner will start at 20:00 and is being held at the Villandry restaurant on Great Portland Street.