We believe knowledge and expertise should be accessible to all. Our Public Lectures are a series of thought-provoking, entertaining talks from prominent figures that are free to attend and open to everyone.

Dame Wendy Hall DBE FRS FRENG

Thursday 22 September 2022

Dame Wendy Hall is one of the world’s leading computer scientists and Chair of the Ada Lovelace Institute.

Booking opens soon.


Upcoming speakers include:

  • Jo Brand: comedian, writer and actor 
  • Professor Abdulrazak Gurnah: Nobel Laureate and Canterbury Christ Church Alumnus

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Past events

Previous speakers include The Most Revd and Rt Hon Justin Welby, former Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow, children’s author Michael Morpurgo, Stonewall CEO and activist Ruth Hunt, and musician, journalist and parish priest Reverend Richard Coles.

You can listen to our past Public Lectures here:

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