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This talk has captions. You can remove these by pressing CC on the video toolbar. Name: Seth Westra Talk Title: Implications of bottom-up framing for climate impact assessments Abstract: There has…

From  Anna Munro on June 8th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Teaching Data/AI Ethics In Various Disciplinary Contexts

From the Digital Skills Festival: 24th May 2021. In this 30-minute presentation, Shannon Vallor, Baillie Gifford Chair in the Ethics of Data and Artificial Intelligence at the Edinburgh Futures…

From  Tracy Steinberg on May 25th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Edinburgh Futures Conversations EFI’s Student Leaders Programme - Ruhina Alam

Students from the University of Edinburgh were at the heart of the Edinburgh Futures Conversations first event – The Future of Global Health. More than 400 students attended the 2 March event. …

From  Kathryn Hood on April 21st, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Dr Lyndsay Grant 'Anticipating educational futures through data – targets, predictions and probabilities'

Speaker: Dr Lyndsay Grant (University of Bristol) with Dr Ben Williamson (Chair)This seminar tool place on 31st March 2021AbstractThis talk focuses on how educational futures were anticipated and…

From  Claire Sowton on March 31st, 2021 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Presentation of declaration of principles

Chaired by: Professor Lesley McAra (Director of Edinburgh Futures Institute) Feedback from parallel sessions and reflections from the global audienceReflection on what this means for future…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Welcome and introduction

Held on 2 March 2021, the first event in the Edinburgh Futures Conversations series saw experts from around the world share their perspectives of the pandemic and explore how to change and reshape…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 191 plays 0  

How the pandemic remains a threat to health, and lessons for preventing the pandemics of tomorrow

How the pandemic remains a threat to health, and lessons for preventing the pandemics of tomorrow In conversation: Dr Tony Fauci (Director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 8th, 2021 0 likes 348 plays 0  

The Global Commons: contribution of all sectors to protecting the future health of people and plan

In conversation:Professor Shannon Vallor (Baillie Gifford Chair and Director of the Centre for Technomoral Futures, Edinburgh Futures Institute, The University of Edinburgh) The Honorable Dr Keith…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 8th, 2021 0 likes 37 plays 0  

New understandings of what constitutes risk and resilience in the health sector

In conversation:Professor K. Srinath Reddy (President, Public Health Foundation of India) Marc Gordon (Head of Global Risk Analysis and Reporting, UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction) Dr John…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Challenging the new inequalities brought about by the pandemic and the underlying inequalities made explicit (and intensified) by the pandemic – health, education, income, well-being

In conversation:Professor Kev Dhaliwal (Professor of Molecular Imaging and Healthcare Technology at the University of Edinburgh and a Consultant Physician in Respiratory Medicine) Dr Katherine Hay…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Towards a declaration of principles

Facilitator: Professor Lesley McAra (Director of the Edinburgh Futures Institute)Short guiding insights from:Professor Elizabeth Bradley (President of Vassar College) Hon Mark Dybul (Former Executive…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Health governance and pandemic determinants

In conversation: Chelsea Clinton (Global Health Advocate) Professor Devi Sridhar (Chair of Global Public Health, The University of Edinburgh) Professor Felicia Knaul (Director of the Institute for…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 124 plays 0  

Currents: Understanding and addressing global challenges

An Edinburgh Futures Institute (EFI) Undergraduate 1st Semester, 1st Year On-Line Elective Course. Focusing on the current COVID-19 pandemic from a multidisciplinary perspective. Suitable for all…

From  Elizabeth Grant on August 26th, 2020 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Edinburgh Futures Institute public seminar 17 January 2020

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From  Muireann Crowley on January 29th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Intimate analytics in precision learning: Dr Ben Williamson Data Controversies 2019

Dr Ben Williamson, Chancellor's Fellow at the Centre for Research in Digital Education and the Edinburgh Futures Institute Intimate analytics in precision learning: postgenomics,…

From  James Stewart on March 13th, 2019 0 likes 21 plays 0