PLATO organizes eight colloquiums a year where distinguished scholars, journalists, public figures; and other professionals  address a topic of wide interest. Past speakers include CEO of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Michael Govan; Loyola Law Professor, Laurie Levenson; renowned neurologist, Daniel Siegel;  UCI constitutional scholar, Erwin Chemerinsky; civil rights activist, Connie Rice; and Oscar winning producer, Walter Mirisch.

PLATO Colloquiums are held at the Skirball Cultural Center.   The public is welcome to attend.


Refreshments 12:45 p.m.   Program 1:30 p.m.        


                                    Upcoming Colloquiums


Due to circumstances beyond our control The Colloquium set for Thursday, January 17th has been postponed. Our next scheduled public event will be on Thursday, February 21st. Details to come.