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European initiatives related to HEIRRI

The HEIRRI project is one of the many initiatives around Europe that deal with the concept of RRI. HEIRRI is focused on how to link RRI with Higher Education Curricula, as it responded to the Topic “SEAC. 2.2014, Responsible Research and Innovation in Higher Education Curricula”. Very similar in its objectives is the also H2020

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REGISTRATION is now OPEN! 1st HEIRRI Conference

Teaching Responsible Research and Innovation at University. Venue: CosmoCaixa Science Museum, Barcelona, Spain Friday 18th of March, 2016 Registration to our first HEIRRI Conference is now open. Don’t miss out this combination of keynote talks, participatory working sessions and a poster session and share good practices in how higher education institutions can engage the different actors in

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Problem Based Learning for teaching Responsible Research and Innovation

Problem-Based Learning (PBL) is a student-centered pedagogical approach in which students learn by the process of solving an open-ended problem within a team. With PBL, students develop problem-solving skills and self-directed learning, together with team-work practice and flexible knowledge. The problems used in PBL are real cases, they can be solved in multiple ways and

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What is RRI? What is HEI? What is HEIRRI?

To understand what the project HEIRRI is, we have to learn about the two acronyms that compose its name: RRI and HEI. What is RRI? Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) is a concept under construction. According to René von Schomberg, “a transparent, interactive process by which societal actors and innovators become mutually responsive to each

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Presentation of the HEIRRI project at RRI conference in Brussels

The coming 14th and 15th of January, the HEIRRI project will be presented at the conference “RRI shaping new horizons: Responsible Research and Innovation in Europe and across the World”. This event will take place in Brussels as the final joint conference of four main European projects: GREAT, ProGReSS, Res-Agora, and Responsibility. This four initiatives

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HEIRRI Conference Call for Abstracts: ‘Teaching Responsible Research and Innovation at University’

· HEIRRI project (Higher Education Institutions and Responsible Research and Innovation) opens today the Call for Abstracts of its 1st Conference, hosted in Barcelona next 18th March 2016 · The Call is open to contributions that present practices and training resources on how different elements of RRI are being integrated into higher education curricula and the learning outcomes to

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Kick-off of the European project HEIRRI

The first meeting of the European project HEIRRI (Higher Education Institutions & Responsible Research and Innovation) took place yesterday 16th September in Barcelona. ACUP is responsible for the HEIRRI dissemination plan, which includes the communication and internationalization strategy. Good internal and external information flow, gathering and sharing contents of the Consortium and raise awareness of

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