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Upcoming events

EPRG Energy & Environment Seminar

"Climate Damage, Portfolio Risk and Fossil Fuel Investments" Date: 12:30-14:00, Monday 27th April 2015 Venue: KH107, Keynes House, Judge Business School, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1AG CSaP Policy Fellow Howard Covington is giving the first EPRG Energy & Environment Seminar ...

Westminster Health Forum Keynote Seminar

Next steps for healthcare research: funding, innovation, and informing public policy Venue: Central London Date: 08:30-13:00, Thursday, 21st May 2015 This conference will be an opportunity to assess latest thinking and developments in healthcare research - in the UK, and ...

What can history tell us about current health inequalities?

This year's Behaviour and Health Research Unit (BHRU) Annual Lecture will be delivered by Professor Simon Szreter, Professor of History and Public Policy, Faculty of History, University of Cambridge.

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. ...

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.

Recent events

Centre for The Study of Existential Risk Seminar Series

"Will We Cause Our Own Extinction? Natural versus Anthropogenic Extinction Risks". This event is part of the Centre for The Study of Existential Risk's monthly Seminar Series. It should prove an excellent introduction to the risks that CSER focuses on and the importance of global prioritization to reduce existential risk.

The role of evidence and analysis in effective policy making

To commemorate 50 years since the death of Churchill and 75 years since he became Prime Minister, the Centre for Science and Policy and Churchill College are jointly organising a distinguished panel discussion to discuss the role of evidence and analysis in effective policy making.

CSaP Annual Conference 2015

This year our conference will explore opportunities for improving the way government accesses, assesses and makes use of expertise from the humanities, and offer examples of the significant contribution these disciplines have made to public policy.

Launch event: Cambridge Rare Disease Network

CRDN is a non-profit organisation aiming to create rare disease awareness and build a community within the Cambridge area.

EU Internet Regulation After Google Spain

27th March 2015 A one-day conference at the University of Cambridge Visit the conference website for more information. This one-day conference, made possible as a result of a kind donation from Hogan Lovells and organised by the Centre for European ...