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GCI Round Table — Easter 2018

29th June 2018 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

Applications are open to present short papers at this term’s GCI Round Table. This informal event offers an opportunity, especially to early career researchers, to talk about research relating to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and any difficulties they are facing working in developing countries. GCI will try to help with the latter where possible. Speakers are invited to present for 10-12 minutes and all attendees are encouraged to participate in the subsequent 15 minute- long discussions.

14.00 – 14.10: Global Challenges Initiative (David Good and Lara Allen)

14.10 – 14.35: Amorphous antimicrobial agents – could they be deployed in LMIC? (Nuno Faria, Department of Veterinary Medicine)

14.35 – 15.00: Building energy-water-food resilience in a dynamic global economy – the complex case of Brazil (Pablo Salas, Department of Land Economy)

15.00 – 15.25: Digital Neo-colonialism and Massive Open Online Courses (Taskeen Adam, Centre of Development Studies)

15.25 – 15.45: Tea and coffee break

15.45 – 16.10: TBC

16.10 – 16.35: TBC

16.35 – 17.00: TBC

Please fill in this form to submit a paper.

Details

Date:
29th June 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
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Website:
https://www.gci.cam.ac.uk/events/gci-round-table/gci-round-table-2013-easter-2018

Organiser

Global Challenges Initiative
Website:
https://www.gci.cam.ac.uk/

Venue

Rayleigh Seminar Room, Maxwell Centre
Cavendish Laboratory, JJ Thomson Ave
Cambridge, CB3 0HE United Kingdom
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