Jon Simmons, Deputy Director, Migration and Border Analysis, Home Office
'What's happening to the world?' Professor Sir John Beddington, Government Chief Scientific Advisor 2008-2013
"The Puzzle of Child Well-being: Many Measures but No Construct" Dr Anna Alexandrova, University Lecturer in Philosophy of Science, Department of History and Philosophy, University of Cambridge
The Royal Society of Chemistry 3 June 2013, 11:00 - 17:15 The Centre for Science and Policy, and the Nano Doctoral Training Centre (NanoDTC) at the University of Cambridge are organising a workshop for early career nanoscientists, which will take ...
Chi Onwurah, Shadow Minister, Cabinet Office discusses the relationship between citizen and Government in a world of interdependent cyber security.
“Variability in Psychological Reactivity: Vulnerability, Differential Susceptibility, or Vantage Sensitivity?” Dr Michael Pluess, Lecturer in Developmental Psychology, MRC Social, Genetic & Developmental Psychiatry Centre (SGDP), Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London.
'Putting life into numbers - how statistical science has transformed health care.' Professor David J. Spiegelhalter, Winton Professor for the Public Understanding of Risk, University of Cambridge
Dr Caroline Hart, Affiliated Lecturer, Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge
Speaker: Sir Mark Walport
Numbers are weapons: a self-defence guide: Tim Harford explains how people with a limited understanding of the technical details keep their heads - and their facts straight - in a world swimming with complex statistics.
"Technologies for learning and well-being" Professor Rafael Calvo, Associate Professor at the University of Sydney.
CEDAR / MRC Epidemiology Unit Seminar: Wednesday 15th May, 12:00-13:00. "Locking in the Olympic legacy by rebalancing towns cities and communities in favour of more Cycling and Walking"
Dr Hugh Hunt, Senior Lecturer, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge
The Role of Evidence in Policy: “Policy-based evidence vs Evidence-based policy” A talk exploring the complex, and sometimes controversial, relationship between science and policy.