5.45PM - 5.30PM
Join us during our 50th anniversary year for a series of talks and discussions on issues viewed as the Challenges of our Time. Through them, we will showcase the University’s research and impact, and our significant achievements within the last 50 years
Click the links below for full details about each of the events.
The importance of Children's Rights: policy and research in Scotland
with Ms Jackie Brock, Chief Executive, Children in Scotland and Dr John I'Anson, University of Stirling.
Tobacco harm reduction: how e-cigarettes and vaping devices have transformed tobacco control
with Sir Kenneth Calman, Chancellor of the University of Glasgow; Mr Martin Dockrell, Tobacco Control Lead at Public Health England; and Professor Linda Bauld, University of Stirling.
How to feed a growing population
with Professor Tim Benton, Dean of Strategic Research Initiatives at the University of Leeds.
Big Data Revolution: Transforming Our Futures
with Victoria Clark, Business Development Executive, The Datalab; Mr Raymond Martin, Customer Insight Manager at Virgin Money; Mr Jonathan Cameron Head of Service – Strategic Development at National Health Service; and Professor William Webster, University of Stirling.
Climate change: greatest human rights challenge of our times?
with Lord Jack McConnell, former First Minister of Scotland and Dr Andrea Schapper, University of Stirling.
These events are open to all and are free to attend but we ask that you register in advance - please see the individual event pages for further details. If you require any additional information about the events above, please contact the University's Events Team at email@example.com.