This event will cover the machine's inner workings, the code-breaking efforts of Alan Turing and his team at Bletchley Park, the crucial role of pinch raids which led to the Dieppe Raid, the race to monopolize cryptographic technology, the ties to modern espionage and encryption technology, the imprint that the Enigma has left on Canada, and what James Bond has to do with it all. Plus, you will witness an on-stage demonstration of the Enigma followed by an in-depth question and answer period.
About the Speakers
David O’Keefe is an award-winning historian, professor, and best-selling author who doubles as an international television host, creator, writer and producer.
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Vanstone Lecture Hall, St. Jerome's University Academic Centre
Complimentary parking - accessible - refreshments served following the lecture.
Tickets: Complimentary, but please register for this event in advance.