Training course on Responsible Research & Innovation (RRI) for Researchers

The Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) framework is gaining momentum across Europe as a strategy to align scientific and technological progress with socially desirable and acceptable ends. However, when turned into daily practice, the RRI concept reports certain difficulties derived from its vagueness and ambiguity that hampers its implementation. To bridge this gap between theory

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Join this Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) to learn about the concept of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI)

The HEIRRI Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) introduces the concept of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) and the different approaches towards it. It will show inspiring RRI practices and activities and give participants the opportunity to investigate RRI in a role-play exercise. Participants will develop first ideas on how to implement RRI into practice and

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HEIRRI video now online!

The HEIRRI project has a new video! Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) has created the picture explaining the objectives, outcomes and achievements of HEIRRI. The video features Gema Revuelta, the Coordinator of the project, Núria Saladié, project manager, and Gaurav Jumde, a student of the master’s “Multidisciplinary research in experimental sciences” who has experienced teaching with

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Public science café in Aarhus, Denmark!

On November 29th-30th, Aarhus University hosted a two-day PhD-course in Responsible Research and Innovation in cooperation between Niels Mejlgaard, Centre Director at The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy, and Kristian Hvidtfeldt, Head of Centre at the Centre for Science Studies. The PhD course aimed to introduce the students to the concept

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Join the HEIRRI workshops ‘Facilitating reflection on RRI’ in Brasil and Mexico on January 2018. Registration is now open!

The GUNi’s Regional Office in Latin America and Caribbean, together with the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) and the Global University Network for Innovation Secretariat, organize the workshops ‘Facilitating reflection on Responsible Research and Innovation’ in the framework HEIRRI internationalization plan to spread the project amongst Higher Education Institutions outside Europe.

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Two HEIRRI pilots in Lithuania: the internationalisation of HEIRRI advances strong!

Mykolas Romeris University, in Vilnius (Lithuania), organized two workshops on Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) in the framework of the HEIRRI project’s internationalisation and piloting plan. One of the workshops was addressed to administrative staff (coordinated by lecturer Inga Gaižauskaitė, on November 16th, 2017), and the second workshop was addressed to doctoral students (coordinated by

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New deadline for abstracts submission: 10th December 2017 – 2nd HEIRRI Conference, do not miss out!

The 2nd HEIRRI Conference ‘Education towards a responsible society, transforming universities through RRI’ will present the results of nearly three years of project activities designed to promote the integration of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) within the education of scientists, engineers and other professionals involved in the R&D process. It will be held in Vienna

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Summer School on RRI at the University of Split

A pilot trial of the Summer School on Responsible Research and Innovation has taken place at the University of Split (UNIST) from the 16th to 20th October 2017, within the framework of the European project HEIRRI. The aim of the Summer School was to introduce current concepts of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) and to

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Training Workshop on Responsible PhD in India: RRI and PhD Research Projects

The Jawaharlal Nehru University, by the hand of Dr. Anup Kumar Das, is organizing the workshop ‘Training Workshop on Responsible PhD: RRI and PhD Research Projects’ in framework of the HEIRRI internationalization plan to spread the project amongst Higher Education Institutions outside Europe. In this interactive workshop, the HEIRRI Self-Learning Module “Responsible PhD: Integrating Responsible Research and

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