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Global Challenges Initiative Round Table (Cambridge researchers only)

Apply to present or participate in a discussion about research relating to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
When Jun 29, 2018
from 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Where Rayleigh Seminar Room, Maxwell Centre, University of Cambridge
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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 apply here to present and/or to participate in the Round Table and do not hesitate to get in touch if you would like to share research projects to be presented in forthcoming editions of the Round Tables.

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