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Institute for Science, Society and Policy

The Institute for Science, Society and Policy is a cross-faculty Institute at the University of Ottawa exploring the links between science, society and policy.

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Positive Energy
Positive Energy - Building Consensus: What Work? A Case Study on The National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy
Positive Energy

Building Consensus: What Works? The National Round Table on the Environment and…

A case study from Positive Energy assessing the work of the National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy (NRTEE) to address conflict in the…
Ottawa Science Policy Network
OSPN President Sarah Laframboise speaking on TVO's The Agenda with Steven Paikin.
Ottawa Science Policy Network

Has Canada Lost Its Science Game?

Sarah Laframboise, President of the Ottawa Science Policy Network (OSPN), an ISSP Partner, was featured in TVO's The Agenda with Steve Paikin, to disc…
Ontario Energy
Monica Gattinger
Ontario Energy

Ontario Finalizes Electrification and Energy Transition Panel

ISSP Director, Dr. Monica Gattinger, was appointed to Ontario Energy's Electrification and Energy Transition Panel.

Events

ISSP's Food for Thought: Research and Training Advances in Solar Power Plants and Photonic Power Conversion
Feb 23

Advances in Solar Power Plants & Photonic Power Conversion

On Thursday, February 23rd 2023, at 12:00PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy (ISSP) will host Professor Karin Hinzer, Vice-Dean of Resea…

ISSP-RCIScience: Cybersecurity at the crossroads of science, society & policy
Feb 15

Cybersecurity at the crossroads of science, society & policy

On February 15th 2023 at 7PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy (ISSP) and the Royal Canadian Institute for Science (RCIScience) will host…

ISSP January FFT
Jan 26

Food for Thought: Science Advice when Evidence is Politicised

On Thursday, January 26th 2023, at 12:00PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy (ISSP) will host Professor Jeremy Kerr, Chair of the Departm…

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Research
Canada's Science & Technology Museum
Research

Beyond Endless Frontiers Project Launch – Exploring the Research Themes

Sandra Schillo’s new SSHRC Partnership Development Grant Beyond Endless Frontiers on renewing the social contract for science and innovation kicked of…

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Institute for Science, Society and Policy

120 University Private
Social Sciences Building
15th Floor
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
K1N 6N5

Tel.: 613-562-5800, ext. 3911
[email protected]

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