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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…

ISSP Dec. FFT
Dec 8

Food for Thought: Trust & Expertise in Business-Government Relations

On Thursday, December 8th, at 12:00 PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy will host Patrick Leblond, Associate Professor, School of Public…

The Anniversary Play & Panel – CSPC
Nov 16

The Anniversary Play & Panel – CSPC

A unique arts-science collaboration from the Institute for Science, Society and Policy (ISSP), the Faculty of Arts and Department of Theatre, and the …

Implementing EDI in Canadian science policy
Nov 3

Implementing EDI in Canadian science policy

On November 3rd, 2022, the ISSP will host a virtual panel as part of the 2022 Canadian Science Policy Conference  (CSPC) titled Implementing equity, d…

Food for Thought: Good Practices for EDI in Research, Teaching & KMb
Sep 29

Food for Thought: Good Practices for EDI in Research, Teaching & KMb

On September 29th 2022, the ISSP is hosting Food for Thought, a virtual panel discussion, on its new project report, titled From concept to action: Go…

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May 12

Food for Thought: Social acceptability and distributive justice

On Thursday, May 12, at 12:00 PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy will host Prof. Louis Simard, Faculty Affiliate, ISSP and Associate Pr…

2022 Bromley Memorial Event
Apr 20

2022 Bromley Memorial Event: Mona Nemer

On Wednesday, April 20, 2022, at 4:30 PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy at the University of Ottawa and the Institute for Internationa…

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Mar 31

Food for Thought: Monsanto and the Glyphosate Commodity

On Thursday, March 31, at 12:00 PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy will host Prof. Eda Kranakis, Faculty Affiliate, ISSP and Full Profe…

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Feb 24

Food for Thought: The social aspects of socio-technological systems

On Thursday, February 24, at 12:00 PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy will host Prof. Chelsea Schelly, 2022 Fulbright Research Chair in…

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Feb 8

Citizen Science: Forging New Relationships between Science, Policy, and the

On Tuesday, February 8, from 1:00 PM to 2:15 PM, RCIScience and the Institute for Science, Society, and Policy were happy to host a panel discussing t…

Lundy Lewis
Jan 27

Food for Thought: Inclusive Approaches to Participation in the Digital Econ

On Thursday, January 27, at 12:00 PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy will host Prof. Lundy Lewis, 2019 Fulbright Research Chair in Scie…

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Nov 25

Mission-Driven Research and Innovation to Address Grand Challenges

On Thursday, November 25, at 12:30 PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy was pleased to support the University of Ottawa and the Office of…

Chibuike Udenigwe
Oct 28

Food for Thought: Perspectives on transforming food systems

On Thursday, October 28, at 12:00 PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy hosted Prof. Chibuike Udenigwe, Faculty Affiliate, ISSP and Full P…

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Oct 14

How has COVID affected public trust in expertise?

On Thursday, October 14, at 12:00 PM, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy hosted its kickoff event for the 2021/22 academic year.

Sethuraman Panchanathan
Apr 15

2021 Bromley Memorial Event: Sethuraman Panchanathan

On Thursday, April 15, 2021, at 4:30 PM, The Institute for Science, Society and Policy at the University of Ottawa and the Institute for International…

Bannière CPC 2020
Nov 17

Aligning Science, Society and Policy for the Grand Challenges of our Time

On Tuesday, November 17, 2020, at 4:30 PM, the ISSP organised the panel Aligning Science, Society and Policy for the Grand Challenges of our Time, as …