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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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HEIRRI at the RRI Tools Belgrade Conference

The RRI Tools Belgrade Conference gathered key stakeholders from the SEE Hub countries – Albania, Bosnia&Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro and Serbia – on 16th December 2016. The conference seeked to strengthen existing and inspire new networks established under the RRI concept. Speakers coming from regional communities, but also from the EU, offered a specific knowledge and

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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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RRI, pleonasm or indispensable prefix for sustainable education? HEIRRI at the IAU General Conference

The IAU 15th General Conference ‘Higher Education: A catalyst for innovative and sustainable societies’  will be held on 13-16th November 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand. It will focus on sharing strategies and practices that demonstrate how higher education institutions contribute to innovation and sustainability. HEIRRI will be present at the session on 14th November under the title “Responsible

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Gender Summit – research, innovation and development for sustainable economies and societal wellbeing

The next Gender Summit will be held in Brussels on the 8-9 November 2016. The event will begin with a session at the Hemicycle of the European Parliament, hosted by the European Parliament Committee for Women’s Rights & Gender Equality (FEMM). 65 speakers will contribute their expertise during the two-day event, sparking dialogue with participants

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Workshop – Making Space and Taking Time for RRI in Academic Practice

Kick-off event and first Workshop of the new Research Platform Responsible Research and Innovation in Academic Practice at the University of Vienna. The two-day event will feature distinguished lectures, debates and workshops to launch a debate on RRI: “Making Space and Taking Time for Responsible Research and Innovation” Welcome Address: Heinz Engl (Rector, University of Vienna), Klement

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RRI education at the university level – HEIRRI at the S.Net2016

The 8th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of New and Emerging Technologies (S.Net) is organized by the Centre for the Study of the Sciences and the Humanities, University of Bergen, from the 12th to the 14th October 2016. The conference seeks to continue reflections on themes of emerging technologies from previous S.Net conferences, this

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