Reflections after the S.NET conference in Bergen

Last October, the annual S.NET congress took place in Bergen for the 8th time. This event was a great opportunity to openly discuss about new trends in emerging technologies, their policies and fields affected. The HEIRRI project was presented at the session “RRI, education and public participation”, together with other European initiatives like RRI Tools

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All ready for the pitch session at the Opening Science to Society!

HEIRRI will participate at the reception “Opening Science to Society” on the 15th of November at the Permanent Representation of Belgium to the EU in Brussels. HEIRRI will be among the 11 SiS/SwafS projects presented at the Project Pitch session. Núria Saladié, from the Studies Centre on Science, Communication and Society (Pompeu Fabra University, UPF) and project manager of HEIRRI,

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New research platform on RRI: “Responsible Research and Innovation in Academic Practice” at the University of Vienna

On 19th and 20th October 2016, the new research platform “Responsible Research and Innovation in Academic Practice” at the University of Vienna (Austria) had its kick-off meeting. The event started with an inspiring evening with presentations on the research agenda, aims and future activities of the platform as well as short talks on RRI in

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RRI at Universities and Brexit, what’s next?

Bernd Stahl, RRI expert and Director of the Centre for Computing and Social Responsibility at De Montfort University (UK),wrote an article at the beginning of October following the workshop on RRI post-Brexit held at University College London (UCL) on September 23rd. During the workshop, attendees (researchers, research funders and policy makers connected to RRI) discussed

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New perspectives in managing university social responsibility – HEIRRI at the USR Congress Universitat Jaume I

The ‘New perspectives in managing university social responsibility‘ is organized by Commissioner for the Development of University Social Responsibility and the Communication and Publications Service from the Universitat Jaume I, with the collaboration of the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT) of the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, from 29th until 30th November 2016. The

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PhD course on Responsible Innovation

The Dutch Research School of Philosophy (OZSW), Wageningen University, Delft University of Technology and the 4TU Center for Ethics and Technology invite PhD students/ ReMa students in philosophy to register for the course “Philosophy of Responsible Innovation” to take place in November and December 2016. Organizing university: Wageningen University; Delft University of Technology Date(s): 23, 24, 25,

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HEIRRI at the RRI Tools Final Conference

After three years of work, the RRI Toolkit is online and an ambitious training and advocacy program on RRI is running through the RRI Tools Hubs and networks all around Europe. The RRI Tools Final Conference will be held on 21-22th November in Brussels and it addresses the full range of R&I stakeholders. The general aim of

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HEIRRI at the “Opening Science to Society” in Brussels

HEIRRI will participate at the reception “Opening Science to Society” on the 15th of November at the Permanent Representation of Belgium to the EU in Brussels. This advocacy event is organized by SiS.net, the international network of National Contact Points (NCPs) for Science with and for Society, and the Swedish Advocacy Platform for Science With

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