SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit

Events

Weekly seminar listings


Brighton and Sussex Universities Food Network Symposium: The Diversity of Food Research

Feb
4
2015

Brighton and Sussex Universities Food Network
Brighton University Falmer campus, Checkland Building room D222
Wednesday 4 February
9:30 until 17:00

This symposium will display the diversity of food-related research being undertaken at the two universities.


Screening of Nightcleaners

Feb
4
2015

Silverstone 121
Wednesday 4 February
13:30 until 17:00
Humphry Trevelyan, The Berwick Street Collective and Sally Alexander, Professor of Modern History

Nightcleaners Part 1 (1975) by The Berwick Street Collective (Humphry Treveleyan, Mary Kelly, Marc Karlin, and James Scott)


British Academy of Management E-business and E-government Special Interest Group

Feb
5
2015

Doctoral and early career researcher workshop
Jubilee 252
Thursday 5 February
9:00 until 17:00
Dr Laurence Brooks, Prof Constantin Blome, Prof Michael Bourlakis

The workshop will take place on 5th and 6th February. See the programme for more details.


Sussex Rag Charity 5-a-side

Feb
14
2015

University of Sussex astroturf
Saturday 14 February
11:30 until 15:00

5-a-side football tournament raising money for the Pendsey Trust - a diabetes type 1 charity in developing countries. Enter a team or go individual!


Steven Belke, Vice President and Head of Supply Chain Operations EMEA, Starbucks

Feb
16
2015

LEAD Lecture Series
Arts A Building, room A05
Monday 16 February
12:00 until 13:00
Steven Belke

More information will be located here, closer to the date.


Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, Commissioner of Metropolitan Police, London

Feb
25
2015

LEAD Lecture Series
Jubilee building, room 144.
Wednesday 25 February
14:00 until 15:00
Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe

More information will be located here, closer to the date.


Marie Jahoda Lecture - A Social Scientist in the land of Scientific Promise.

Feb
26
2015

Sussex lectures
Jubilee Lecture Theatre
Thursday 26 February
18:00 until 19:30
Professor Helga Nowotny

The 18th Marie Jahoda Annual Lecture will be given by Professor Helga Nowotny, Former President of the European Research Council (ERC).


Conference: Democracy and Participation in Latin America. 19th-21st March 2015.

Mar
19
2015

Sussex Latin America Project
University of Sussex
Thursday 19 March
11:00 until 18:00
Academics, students, experts, politicians, journalists etc.

Conference on “Democracy and Participation in Latin America”. Website and call for papers: http://sussexlatinamerica.wordpress.com/


Mario Simon, CEO, Millward Brown

May
13
2015

LEAD Lecture Series
Jubilee building, room 144.
Wednesday 13 May
13:00 until 14:00
Mario Simon

More information will be located here closer to the date.


Lost in translation: Understanding the relationship between climate and society

May
27
2015

Sussex Lectures
Chowen lecture theatre, Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS)
Wednesday 27 May
18:30 until 19:30
Dominic Kniveton, Professor of Climate Science and Society, School of Global Studies

This talk takes us through two routes to further our understanding of climate's impact on society from a cognitive perspective.