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Upcoming events

Cambridge Trust in Banking Conference

The Cambridge Trust in Banking conference is a highly interactive one-day event hosted by Cambridge Judge Business School's Centre for Compliance & Trust and will take place at the London Stock Exchange on 20 October 2015. A strong focus is placed on Q&A from the audience, so participants will have the opportunity to voice their opinion and help shape the future of the industry.

Centre for Enterprise, Development and Research: 5th Anniversary Lecture

"Into the Digital Age: the World in the Twenty-First Century" A lecture by Lord Giddens, to celebrate the 5th anniversary of Anglia Ruskin's Centre for Enterprise Development and Research.

How Design is Shaping Thinking at the Heart of Government

A designer by training, over the last two years Dr Andrea Siodmok has been based at the Cabinet Office, bringing design approaches to some of the country’s most intractable policy problems. In this talk she will share insights from her current and past projects exploring how design is shaping our world in remarkable ways.

Climate Change Policy – A Focus on Demand Reduction?

This afternoon seminar, organised by the Cambridge Public Policy SRI, will discuss whether climate change policy should focus more on demand reduction strategies.

Recent events

Combining Cambridge technologies for the future of healthcare

The objective of this event is to initiate a debate about how using and combining healthcare technologies can help to meet the known and predicted needs of our future patients.

4th Winton Symposium: Green Computing

The fourth annual Winton Symposium will be held on Monday 28th September 2015 at the Cavendish. The theme of the one-day Symposium is "Green Computing" with speakers covering topics ranging from new materials and architectures for low power consumption computing, to computer-based applications which can benefit our environment.

Cambridge rare disease summit 2015

Cambridge Rare Disease Network is holding its first annual conference, the Cambridge Rare Disease Summit 2015, at Cambridge Judge Business School on 14 September. Register here The summit will bring together 150 key stakeholders to debate how to best address ...

Patents on Life: Through the Lenses of Law, Religious Faith and Social Justice

This unique interdisciplinary conference will feature top Vatican officials, academics, lawyers, industry professionals, theologians, and representatives of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops discussing the ethical issues around the patenting of life forms.

Policy making in the era of big data: opportunities and challenges

Conference: 15-17 June 2015, University of Cambridge Current decision-making processes are far from being optimal to represent the best interests of the public and stakeholders as contemporary policy domains are very complex, high-dimensional and include a large dose of uncertainty. ...