Events during February 2013
The fourth in a series of seminars looking at ways in which government can make more effective use of scientists and scientific advice in the context of Civil Service reform and a move towards open policy making.
Professor Colin Talbot, University of Manchester
Lord Martin Rees, previous Master of Trinity College, Thomas Arthur Reiter, a retired European astronaut and Iya Whiteley, Deputy Director of the Centre for Space Medicine, shall discuss the relevance of "Space Exploration in Times of Crisis". Please not that this event is now fully booked.
Professor Mark Burgman, University of Melbourne
Making sense of complexity in an interdependent world: A symposium to discuss the promotion of the increased use of systems thinking in UK academia and government and enlarging their international engagement.
Lord Turner of Ecchinswell, Chairman of the Financial Services Authority, will deliver his lecture 'Public Policy and the science base: successes and failures' as part of the CSaP Distinguished Lecture Series.