HEIRRI at the Science, Research Integrity and Responsibility Colloquium in Porto

The Science, Research Integrity and Responsibility – exploring the case of visual representations is a colloquium addressing the dynamics of knowledge production in science, analyzing and debating the issue of research integrity in the context of responsible research and innovation (RRI). It was hosted by the Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar – Universidade do Porto on

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HEIRRI at the Netherlands Research Integrity Network seminar

The Netherlands Research Integrity Network NRIN is organizing a seminar for researchers of recently funded research projects to meet and inspire each other and explore collaborations. This meeting will take place on April 25th, 2017 at the VU University in Amsterdam. HEIRRI will be presented at this seminar by the hand of Jeroen P. van der

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Advice papers on Doctoral Education and Citizen Science at universities

The League of European Research Universities (LERU) published the advice paper “Maintaining a quality culture in doctoral education at research-intensive universities”. LERU universities have analysed how they develop and review a quality culture in doctoral education and how they implement quality assessment procedures. The result is a paper with practical examples from universities on how

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HEIRRI at the IAU 15th General Conference ‘Higher Education: a catalyst for innovative and sustainable societies’

More than 300 participants from 85 nations worldwide took part in the IAU 15th General Conference ‘Higher Education: a catalyst for innovative and sustainable societies’. The event was hosted in Bangkok on 13-16th November 2016 by a consortium of Thai universities. The main topics of this year’s conference focused on sharing strategies and practices that

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Nature’s editorial on engaging science and society

The new year has started and Nature begins it as well intending its editorial to the engagement between science and society. On the 4th January 2017 issue, this international weekly journal of science encourages researchers to venture beyond their comfort zones to engage with citizens.  Read the editorial here. Picture copyright: Nature In the context that the editorial

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HEIRRI at the International Conference on Responsible Research and Transformation in Education

The International Conference on Responsible Research and Transformation in Education will be taking place in London from 5th until 7th April. The London School of Management Education (LSME) is organising its third International Conference and the theme of it is Responsible Research and Transformation in Education and Management. The programme will include projects on a wide

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HEIRRI at the 2017 Discover the World 100

The Discover the World 100 will be hosted by Universidad de Navarra, Spain, on Wednesday 29th March in Pamplona. The event aims to explore issues of reputation from a national specific perspective and it precedes  the conference ‘Building University Reputation‘; a debate about the concept of university reputation and its implications in the current global

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HEIRRI at the postgraduate course ‘Expert in promotion and project management and international actions of R+i’ at UPM

Gema Revuelta, director of the Studies Centre on Science, Communication and Society at Pompeu Fabra University (UPF) and coordinator of the HEIRRI project, will give a session on Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) in the postgraduate course “Expert in promotion and project management and international actions of R+i” at the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) on 24th May

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Scientific knowledge as a commons: How to improve the peer review and dissemination of research outputs

The Barcelona Knowledge Hub of the Academia Europaea is joining the celebration of the International Women’s Day 2017 by organizing the Lecture: “Scientific knowledge as a commons: How to improve the peer review and dissemination of research outputs” by Prof. Marie Farge, Directrice de Recherche at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS). The lecture

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10th EUA-CDE Workshop ‘Ethics and integrity in doctoral education and research training’

The 10th EUA-CDE thematic workshop will focus on ethics and integrity in doctoral education and research training. The event will be hosted by the Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, 18-19 January 2017. The thematic workshop will promote an exchange of ideas on the shared responsibility between staff on all institutional levels to train young

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