Departmental webinars to whet your appetite
Dive into different subjects in detail with webinars and recordings from Cambridge’s academic Departments and Faculties
The Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH)
The Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH) hosts an ongoing programme of events organised by its research networks and projects, as well as series of conferences and fellowship seminars. Many of these events are available as webinars on the CRASSH Youtube channel.
Cambridge Judge Business School and Trinity Hall - Social Entrepreneurship Lecture
In the recent Social Entrepreneurship Lecture entitled The ‘Impact Revolution’: can capitalism be reshaped to drive real change? hosted by Trinity Hall and the Cambridge Judge Business School, leading impact investor Sir Ronald Cohen and Professor Jennifer Howard-Grenville, Diageo Professor at the Cambridge Judge Business School and Fellow of Trinity Hall, discussed Sir Ronald’s proposals for change.
Centre for Geopolitics
Plants@Cambridge Annual Seminar Series
Germinating ideas for a healthier, more sustainable future
During 2020 - 2021 CambPlants Hub will be delivering a series of virtual talks and debates where Cambridge researchers and invited experts will offer their insights into some of the latest plant research on three strategic topics:
- Global Food Security,
- Protecting the Environment
- Growing a Sustainable Bioeconomy
Laing O'Rourke Centre
On the 5th of June 2020, academics, industry professionals and government representatives gathered online to discuss a newly launched guidance report entitled ‘Methodology for quantifying the benefits of offsite construction’ (C792).
CJBS Perspectives: Leadership in unprecedented times
Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership - Advancing Leadership webinar series
Throughout 2020, the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) will be hosting a series of ‘Advancing Leadership’ webinars. Find out more about which sessions can cater to your development needs and interests.
Faculty of Law
Over the coming months, the Faculty of Law has organised a selection of webinars that are open to alumni, including the 'Criminal Justice in a Pandemic' series.
Previous webinars can be found on the Faculty's YouTube channel - including the recent 'Criminal Justice in a Pandemic: The Courts'
Listen - Youtube
Faculty of Economics - Cambridge-INET COVID Economics Alumni webinar series
The COVID-19 pandemic has presented arguably the most significant economic shock in over 100 years. Mitigating economic damage while protecting the health of citizens requires entirely new economic thinking. At the Faculty of Economics, our research continues to address these important global challenges. Organised by Dr Meredith Crowley, the Cambridge-INET COVID Economics Alumni webinar presents a public lecture series for Cambridge Alumni.
Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)
The Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) will be hosting an online series of Topical Talks, Virtual Open Days and a Bitesize Lecture Library. Learn something new, get your questions answered and discover what it’s like to be a student again at the University of Cambridge. Topical Talk speakers include Naked Scientist Dr Chris Smith and award-winning author Sophie Hannah.
Cambridge Judge Business School
MPhil in Conservation Leadership - Department of Geography
Earlier this month, the Masters in Conservation Leadership alumni network held a ‘Conservation and Coronavirus: what happens next?’, which was chaired by Chris Sandbrook, with Bill Adams as a panellist (along Christina Hicks, Bram Buscher and EJ Milner-Gulland).
Institute for Manufacturing (IfM)
Department of Computer Science and Technology
The ninth annual Wheeler Lecture was given by Dr Sophie Wilson and took place online on Wednesday 20 May.
The 2020 lecture looked at the history of microprocessors, how we got to where we are now, and what constraints there are on the future. As predicted, there were laws, graphs and references to Star Wars...