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HEIRRI Research Innovation conference & workshop activity


The HEIRRI organisation are preparing for a busy year in 2018, with a series of conferences and workshops around the world. We have added some of these events to our calendar.

First up, their 2nd conference in April will be titled “‘Education towards a responsible society, transforming universities through RRI”  Full details here

Second, in September, HEIRRI will be running workshops in Mexico and Porto Alegro, Brazil to discuss “Facilitating reflection on Responsible Research and Innovation“.  Check out the details of those events here.

– Posted: Wednesday 20th December, 2017 –

HEIRRI announce training program pilot testers

HEIRRI have announced the selection of two institutions to pilot test their training program scholarships.

The Institute of Water and Energy Sciences (Pan African University, Algeria) and Centre for Studies in Science Policy (Jawaharlal Nehru University, India) will test two of the training programme courses being developed by the organisation, chosen from a list including Dialogical Reflection on Research and Innovation; Facilitating Reflection on Responsible Research and Innovation; and Considering Responsible Research and Innovation by Design.

The HEIRRI project will also provide funding to two more institutions to pilot their courses: Christian Albrechts Universität zu Kiel (Germany) and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (Spain).

These institutions will actively participate in the development process of the materials, giving feedback on the materials and their use in their institutions.

More information can be found on the HEIRRI website here