Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events


The event is free and open to all ages. We encourage visitors to pre-register in advance however walk-in visitors will be able to register on the event day.

Research booths and kids’ activities will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Refreshments will be available for purchase on campus. Visitors will be able to tour the iconic campus however access to the labs are not permitted.

10:00 AMCampus opens
10:15 AM Faculty Talk: Harnessing Plants
Featuring Wolfgang Busch and Julie Law
11:15 AM Faculty Talk: The Science of Architecture
Featuring Tom Albright
12:15 PM Film Screening: The Shot Felt Round the World plus Q&A with Walter Eckhart and Jonathan Salk
2:00 PM Faculty Talk: Conquering Cancer
Featuring Edward Stites
3:15 PMFaculty Talk: The Circadian Clock
Featuring Satchin Panda
4:30 PMCampus Closes