SkeptiCamp NYC 2015 Sessions and Attendees
So far, 7 people have registered for SkeptiCamp NYC 2015! However,
not all of those attendees will be listed on this page. Some people may have chosen not to make their
attendance public. In additional, there are also 0 people on the waiting list.
Session Proposals So Far
Here are the session topics submitted, so far. Please note that placement here does NOT guarantee the
topic will be discussed. We are sure most of them will be on the schedule. However, various things, some beyond anyone's control, could force us to change it. The "final" version of the schedule should be available on November 22nd, 2015.
To submit your idea, see the Session Host's Guide.
(There are no proposals to display, yet.)
Note that the opinions of SkeptiCamp presenters do not necessarily reflect those of its organizers.
These are folks who say they are going. But, they have not submitted a session idea, yet. (If you registered, and do not see your name on the list, you can Sign In to Edit your profile. On there is an option to have your name show up on the public list.)
Some of session topics from previous years included:
- "Promoting Skepticism via Wikipedia", by Tim Farley of
- Comedy pieces by a comedian and reality show star named Joshie
- The Science and Nonsense in Martial Arts, with John Rennie, former editor of Scientific American Magazine
- Stupid Bayesian Tricks
- "Critical Thinking for Dummies"
- How to Write an Essay
- A Skeptic's Guide to the Art Scene
- Anti-Vaccine Movement Fallacies and Tactics
- How to Preserve a Skeptic Community
- Teaching Critical Thinking in New York City Colleges
- Discussions about Atheism with Michael De Dora, executive director of
- Mercury and Dental Fillings; Safer than You Think
- Science-based opera compositions performed by Hai-Ting Chin
Some of these past topics could be resurrected this year, with updates and new twists.
Contact us with questions or comments: Mitch@MitchLampert.net