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Marine Demangeot EVA Talk Preview

This talk has captions. You can remove these by pressing CC on the video toolbar. Name: Marine Demangeot Talk Title: Estimation of the extremal coefficient function based on a single observation…

From  Anna Munro on May 25th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Teaching Data/AI Ethics In Various Disciplinary Contexts - Digital Skills Festival

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  

A Dark Place A SOFJO Documentary Panel Discussion

On the 21st April 2021, Edinburgh Law School held a screening of "A Dark Place: A SOFJO Documentary" by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), followed by a live…

From  Iain Mcgee on May 24th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Ross Maller EVA Talk Preview

This talk has captions. You can remove these by pressing CC on the video toolbar. Name: Ross Maller Talk Title: Universally Limited Lifespans Despite Individual Heterogeneity Abstract: Despite…

From  Anna Munro on May 24th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

CDCS Digital Social Science Cluster

Research Cluster leads Karen Gregory, Morgan Currie and Kate Miltner discuss what the Cluster has been working on in the past year and its plans for the future.

From  Roisin O'Brien on May 19th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

IAB 2016 Legacy Film

The 13th World Congress of the International Association of Bioethics was held in Edinburgh on 14 - 17 June 2016.

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

MI Interview Dr Sarah Chan

Dr Sarah Chan discusses her research interests with Dr Agomoni Ganguli Mitra of the Mason Institute. Please note: All interviews are from a personal perspective and not representing the views of…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Co-producing scientific uncertainties and soft law

: Biofuels and synthetic biology at the UN Convention on Biological Diversity Abstract of the presentation No specialized body within the UN system evaluates emerging technosciences. Responding…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Mike Parker - Post Genomic Changes in Science and Sharing

Prof Mike Parker (Ethox Centre, Oxford) explored some of the key ethical issues arising in biomedical research over the last decade or more based on his work with the Wellcome Trust Case Control…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Nuffield Discussion Event: Calling all scientists - what's it like being you?

This event was part of a nation-wide project to gather views and encourage debate about how the different features of the UK research environment are affecting, both positively and negatively, the…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

The Legal & Ethical Issues Arising From Access & Linkage Of Administrative Data

Presentation from the MI Lunch on 31 October 2014 at the Administrative Data Research Centre - Scotland. Drawing on the original research being undertaken by the Mason Institute as part of the…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Edinburgh Presentation at IAB2014

The Mason Institute announced Edinburgh as the venue for IAB2016 at the 12th World Congress in Mexico City. Watch the presentation - complete with kilts and bagpipes!

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Mason Institute 2nd Annual Anniversary - 10th June 2014

The Mason Institute celebrated its 2nd anniversary with a thought-provoking discussion on the value of patient experience. Watch the presentations.

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

HoDoMS 2021: Matthew Henley and Michael Grove

Subtitles will be added soon. Results of the Survey of Departmental Teaching and Learning Responses to Covid-19 Matthew Henley and Michael Grove

From  Liam Holligan on April 30th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

#DDIdiscussions | Open Finance, Ethics and Social Inclusion | 29th April 2021

This panel discussion explored the feasibility of open finance and innovation offering greater financial inclusion to those who currently face barriers – and the ethical issues of doing so.…

From  Stephanie Peebles on April 30th, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Sustainability Awards Celebration 2021

It’s no surprise that the Annual Sustainability Awards Celebration looks a little different this year. The event will incorporate a range of elements such as music, poetry, videos and live…

From  Lauren Mcleron on April 14th, 2021 0 likes 14 plays 0