- Professor John Punter and Dr Bob Smith, School of Planning and GeographyWednesday 4th February 2015 - 5:30pm
John Punter will examine the English housing crisis drawing on recent policy reports, the winning entries in the Wolfson Prize for Garden Cities, and current developments in London.
- Dr David Evans, The University of ManchesterWednesday 11th February 2015 - 5:30pm
In recent years, concerns about the origins and consequences of food waste have risen to prominence in the realms of formal and cultural politics.
- Marc Higgin, University of AberdeenTuesday 17th February 2015 - 4:00pm
Please join us for this Environment Research Group Seminar featuring Marc Higgin, University of Aberdeen, taking place in the Glamorgan Building Council Chamber.
- Patsy Healey, Newcastle UniversityWednesday 18th February 2015 - 5:30pm
Civil society initiatives in Western Europe are playing an expanding role in the provision of services and in local development.
Smart Specialisation and Regional Innovation: Challenges and Opportunities Facing Less Developed Innovation SystemsSpeaker list to be updated soon...Wednesday 4th March 2015 - 9:00am
The concept of Smart Specialisation for research and innovation has gathered significant momentum through its adoption by the European Commission as a condition for the approval of EU Structural Fund programmes.
- Dr Paul Barratt, Staffordshire UniversityTuesday 17th March 2015 - 4:00pm
Be it through smart phones or dedicated devices, our bodies, lives and activities are being tracked, measured and quantified, like never before.
- Anna Minton, Writer and JournalistWednesday 25th March 2015 - 5:30pm
Anna Minton is a writer and journalist and Visiting Professor at the University of East London. She will be talking about her book, ‘Ground Control: Fear and happiness in the 21st century city’ (Penguin 2012).
- Dr Jennifer Gabrys, University of LondonTuesday 28th April 2015 - 4:00pm
Dr Jennifer Gabrys, Goldsmiths, University of London, joins the Environment Research Group Seminar series in the Glamorgan Building Council Chamber.
- Tuesday 9th June 2015 - 10:00am
The previous event was described by one Head of Geography as: 'Thoughtful, intelligent and one of the best training courses I have ever attended as a teacher.'