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2nd HEIRRI Conference ‘Education towards a responsible society, transforming universities through RRI’

“Education towards a responsible society, transforming universities through RRI” Aula der Wissenschaften, Vienna, Austria April 27th, 2018 www.heirri.eu/2nd-heirri-conference   Context Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) offers a framework in which the Research and Innovation system can respond to societal issues in an ethical, transparent and inclusive way, allowing for the engagement of stakeholders to dialogue

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HEIRRI at the 2nd NRIN Research Conference – Connecting researchers in an emerging field

Following the first Netherlands Research Integrity Network Research Conference in 2016, NRIN now organizes its second one-day Research Conference in Utrecht on April 20th, 2018. The conference aims to display scientific research on Research Integrity, Research Ethics, and Meta-research in the Netherlands and Flanders, and to encourage and facilitate exchange, mutual learning, and collaboration between

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The HEIRRI project participates in the PCST conference in New Zealand

From April 3rd  to 6th  2018, the city of Dunedin, New Zealand, hosted the International Conference of the Public Communication of Science and Technology (PCST) network. This year, Gema Revuelta (Director of the Science, Communication and Society Studies Centre, SCS-UPF and HEIRRI coordinator), Carolina Llorente (SCS-UPF Coordinator) and Núria Saladié (SCS-UPF International Projects’ Coordinator and

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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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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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HEIRRI workshops ‘Facilitating reflection on RRI’ in Brasil and Mexico

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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HEIRRI at the 2nd Conference on USR: A university design for social responsibility

Spanish universities have been working for some time in the definition and management of their social responsibility, in the response to society – and its stakeholders – of the impacts generated by their organization, teaching, research and renewal of their social commitment. The Second Conference on University Social Responsibility (USR) and Responsible Research and Innovation

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Interdisciplinary PhD-course in Responsible Research and Innovation at Aarhus University

Science solves many societal challenges and creates wealth, welfare, and wellbeing for many people. Unfortunately, science and technology can also cause ethical dilemmas, controversies, and new risks. The concept of “Responsible Research and Innovation” (RRI) encourages researchers to consider the needs and values of society in their research and innovation practice – meanwhile reflecting on

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