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Young Voices series: What are your future aspirations?

This video is part of the STEP Young Voices project. In collaboration with young people from travelling communities, and Animation Jam, the video series aims to raise awareness of Traveller culture…

From  Pauline Duncan on September 8th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Undergraduate study at the Edinburgh Futures Institute

In this brief video, course organisers introduce you to the pre-Honours elective courses currently on offer at the Edinburgh Futures Institute.

From  Barry Topping on July 29th, 2021 1 likes 105 plays 0  

Curricula for Wicked Problems July 2021

An overview of suggestions for developing higher education curricula for wicked problems or global challenges.

From  Velda McCune on July 21st, 2021 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Seth Westra EVA Talk Preview

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 11 plays 0  

A Conversation on Technomoral Futures: Building Wisdom from Crisis. Centre for Technomoral Futures Launch Event 29/04/21

Watch the Centre for Technomoral Futures launch Event: A Conversation on Technomoral Futures: Building Wisdom from Crisis. We were joined by leaders, creators and innovators from academia,…

From  Iwona Soppa on June 2nd, 2021 0 likes 50 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 23 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 12 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 45 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 41 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 216 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 374 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 40 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 44 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 50 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 43 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 142 plays 0