Welcome to the new Flavorpill

Discover and share great events with your friends

Sign Up Log In
New_full_0308d7414e5d6f9d0d4b3ec96ce89c13
Conference

Nerd Nite SF has curated the most perfect of topics for their monthly brainiac lectures: Beer.

Editor Pick
Editor Pick

Nerd Nite SF has curated the most perfect of topics for their monthly brainiac, TED-like lectures: Beer. GigaYeast, Inc. founder Jim Withee, who has a Ph.D in yeast genetics and has worked on the first DNA sequencing of brewer's yeast, will speak on the 5,000 year history of fermentation and alcohol and its influence on several aspects of our culture. Withee is also joined by Brian Hermannsson, owner and head brewer of Pacific Brewing Laboratory, and a panel of suds experts, to present you with a sampling of three different beers that have been altered only by their yeast content, of which you'll get to decide which goes into full production this fall. The evening concludes with Rich Ridlen, senior games user researcher at Game Lab, EA's usability department, and a look into video game user research. Video games and beer... sounds like a night out.

Bonnie Chan Editor

Sold Out: Nerd Nite SF

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 8pm

Rickshaw Stop (155 Fell Street, San Francisco, CA) Map it $8

  • Picture?width=50&height=50
  • Small_24374873665e7ab99eb51c423c0a9dda
Save event for more information and special offers
Picture?width=50&height=50 Added By Bonnie Chan
Event Sponsors