Upcoming events

  • 24 October 2016, 5:40pm

    Who actually controls public companies and in whose interest are they run?

    On 24 October 2016 Colin Melvin, the Global Head of Stewardship for Hermes Investment Management, will discuss the role of institutional investors in influencing company behaviour
  • 3 November 2016, 9:30am

    5th annual Winton symposium on solar energies: the science of light harvesting

    The fifth annual Winton Symposium will be held at the University's Cavendish Laboratory on the theme of 'Solar Energies: the science of light harvesting', consisting of researchers, industrialists and world leading experts discussing the science that underpins future prospects for solar energy.
  • 15 November 2016, 5:30pm

    Churchill and Nuclear Weapons: From the A-Bomb to the H-Bomb

    What was Churchill’s role in developing nuclear weapons, and in authorising the use of the atomic bomb, and how did his views change over time in response to the Cold War and the terrible destructive power of the H-Bomb? This will be the subject of a discussion organized by the Churchill Archives Centre.
  • 18 November 2016, 9:30am

    Body Politics: The dilemmas of regulating new technologies

    The Philomathia Social Sciences Research Programme presents a symposium and policy roundtable on 'Body Politics'.
  • 22 November 2016

    What is War Today?

    The Churchill Archives Centre presents a two day symposium, which will bring together speakers from the worlds of academia, the military, politics and international diplomacy to debate the nature of war today.
  • 29 November 2016, 9am

    Personalised healthcare: making the most of genomics

    In this conference on genomics medicine organised by the PHG Foundation, recent scientific advances and the influence of societal interaction in genomic medicine will be discussed in the context of real-world policy issues.
  • 6 December 2016, 5:30pm

    CCHSR 2016 annual lecture: A brief history of NHS politics 1948-2030

    The Cambridge Centre for Health Services Research (CCHSR) 2016 annual lecture will be delivered by Professor Martin Roland CBE, Emeritus Professor of Health Services Research, University of Cambridge.

Past events

Our workshops, seminars, lectures and annual conference provide a platform for policy professionals and researchers to discuss and debate high-priority public policy issues.

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