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  • 23 July 2019

    What challenges and opportunities exist for quantum technologies in the UK?

    At the CSaP annual conference on 26 June, a panel of experts from York University, BEIS and the Defence Science & Technology Laboratory (Dstl) gave some thought-provoking insights on the opportunities and challenges of quantum technologies in the UK.
  • 17 July 2019

    ESRC-GO Science Areas of Research Interest (ARI) Fellowships

    The ESRC and the Government Office for Science are looking to appoint two Areas of Research Interest (ARI) Fellowships, for one year (with the potential to extend to two years), starting as soon as feasible from mid October 2019. The deadline for applications is 16.00 on 6 August.
  • 15 July 2019

    How can emerging technologies support and improve social care in the UK?

    Participants from a CSaP Policy Workshop held earlier this year on 'emerging technologies for social care' reconvened at our Annual Conference on 26 June to discuss the opportunities and challenges of scaling technologies to support and improve social care in the UK.
  • 1 July 2019

    Health policy professionals from MENA region: call for Policy Fellowship applications

    Policy makers working in health policy in the Middle East and North African region are invited to apply for a Policy Fellowship opportunity offered by the Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP) at the University of Cambridge and the Research for Health in Conflict (R4HC-MENA) project.
  • 28 June 2019

    Countering Cybercrime in the 21st Century

    How is cybercrime affecting our world and what can be done to counter it?
  • 28 May 2019

    Policy Roundtable on Emerging Technologies

    A policy roundtable was convened by CSaP, bringing together members of the Cabinet Office and assorted academics to discuss the policy challenges and opportunities of emerging technologies.
  • 28 May 2019

    Civil Service Fast-streamers and Scientific Researchers team up at Professional Development Workshop

    CSaP's latest professional development workshop brought together Civil Service Science and Engineering Fast Streamers (SEFS) and Early Careers Researchers (ECRs) from the University of Cambridge.
  • 22 May 2019

    Reflections on the Energy-PIECES secondment programme

    Secondees from the 2019 Energy-PIECES (Energy Policy Insights from Early Career Events and Secondments) project came together in May to discuss their research findings and recent experiences.
  • 11 May 2019

    So you want to work in policy?

    Many PhD students and postdocs are uncertain about what career path they want to take. A workshop organised by CSaP for the Earth System Science DTP and EnvEast DTP provided insights to help researchers consider their options.
  • 10 May 2019

    Building Trust in Expertise: Continuing Policy Fellows Roundtable

    CSaP's Continuing Fellows convened to discuss loss of public trust in expertise in a digitalised world and amidst changing political environments.