SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit

Events

Weekly seminar listings


Blade Runner Economics: Will innovation lead us out of crisis?

Oct
31
2014

SPRU Friday seminar
Jubilee 144
Friday 31 October
13:00 until 15:00
Daniele Archibugi (National Research Council and University of London, Brikbeck College)

A talk on Blade Runner Economics: Will innovation lead us out of crisis?


Inclusive and grassroots innovations

Nov
5
2014

SPRU Wednesday seminars
G22 Jubilee building
Wednesday 5 November
13:00 until 14:00
Adrian Smith & Matias Ramirez

A talk on inclusive and grassroots innovation. SPRU Wednesday seminars take place weekly during term time in Jubilee G22 from 1-2pm.


The Impact of Institutional Reforms on Scientific Change: Changing conditions for developing four intellectual inno

Nov
14
2014

SPRU Friday seminar
Jubilee 144
Friday 14 November
13:00 until 15:00
Richard Whitley (University of Manchester)

The Impact of Institutional Reforms on Scientific Change: Changing conditions for developing four intellectual innovations in four European countries.


We Need People Who Can Dream of Things That Never Were: The defiant islands of marine renewable energy

Nov
21
2014

SPRU Friday seminar
Jubilee 144
Friday 21 November
13:00 until 15:00
Laura Watts (IT University of Copenhagen)

We Need People Who Can Dream of Things That Never Were: The defiant islands of marine renewable energy


Is History of Use to Development Policy? Reflections on the "green revolution"

Nov
28
2014

SPRU Friday seminar
Jubilee 144
Friday 28 November
13:00 until 15:00
Jonathan Harwood (University of Manchester)

Is History of Use to Development Policy? Reflections on the "green revolution".


The making of policy as good or bad politics

Dec
5
2014

SPRU Friday seminar
Jubilee 144
Friday 5 December
13:00 until 15:00
Saurabh Arora

Saurabh Arora from Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU) will be giving a talk on: The making of policy as good or bad politics.


Learning by failing. An empirical exercise on CIS data

Dec
12
2014

SPRU Friday seminar
Jubilee 144
Friday 12 December
13:00 until 15:00
Riccardo Leoncini (University of Bologna)

Riccardo Leoncini from University of Bologna will be giving a talk on: Learning by failing. An empirical exercise on CIS data.