Cambridge Conversations events in 2020

Cambridge Conversations events in 2020

Cambridge Conversations events in 2020
Wednesday 1 January 2020 to Thursday 31 December 2020
Past event
Past event
Wednesday 1 January 2020 to Thursday 31 December 2020
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Cambridge Conversations webinars allow you to listen, connect and engage with current Cambridge thinking, wherever you are.
Open to: 
Alumni and guests

This series of webinars enables digital access to leading academics on a myriad of topics with the chance to participate in real-time Q&A sessions.

You will find up-to-date information here about upcoming webinars, as well as recordings of those you might have missed or wish to see again.

Past events: 

All of our previous events are available to watch again on the Dear World, Yours Cambridge YouTube channel, under the Cambridge Conversations Playlist

  • Friday 17 April: 'Responding to the medical challenges of COVID-19' featuring Professor Ken Smith and Dr Nick Matheson, with facilitator Dr Chris Smith.
  • Thursday 14 May: 'COVID-19 behind the numbers – statistics, models and decision-making' featuring Professor Sir David Spiegelhalther and Professor Mike Hulme, with facilitator Dr Alexandra Freeman. 
  • Thursday 11 June: 'When is a school not a school? Education during the COVID crisis' featuring Dr James Biddulph and Dr Ems Lord, with facilitator Professor Dame Madeleine Atkins. 
  • Thursday 18 June: 'The locked-down mind — how the COVID crisis is affecting our mental health and that of our children' featuring Professor Ed Bullmore and Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore, with facilitator Dr Chris Smith. 
  • Wednesday 29 July: 'A worldwide economic web: interdependence and recovery in a post-COVID world' featuring Professor Diane Coyle and Dr Mohamed El-Erian, with Vice-Chancellor Professor Stephen J Toope.
  • Thursday 17 September: ‘Privacy at a time of peril – is privacy itself in peril?’ featuring Dr David Erdos and Dr Kirsty Hughes, with Vice-Chancellor Professor Stephen J Toope.
  • Thursday 3 December: 'Beauty and the Beast: Matter, Antimatter and the Large Hadron Collider' featuring Professor Andy Parker, Professor Val Gibson, Dr Harry Cliff, Fionn Bishop, with Professor Andy Neely. 

Contact

Email: 
events@alumni.cam.ac.uk