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September 2019
Event Title Venue Date Availability
Power to the People
Join Professor John Irvine FRSE as he discusses the potential of electrochemical technologies to store electrons, create new green chemicals and fuels, and to deliver clean energy from waste to deliver this new economy.
King's College Conference Centre Auditorium, Aberdeen
King's College Conference Centre Auditorium, University of Aberdeen
69 University Road
Aberdeen
AB24 3DR
UNITED KINGDOM
24 September 2019 Places Available


October 2019
Event Title Venue Date Availability
Our Future Scotland
The Royal Society of Edinburgh and Scotland’s Futures Forum (the Scottish Parliament’s futures think-tank) are running a programme to encourage people to look to the future of Scotland in 2030 and beyond. Join them for a panel-led debate on the futures we can foresee and how they might impact the local area.
Easterbrook Hall, The Crichton, DUMFRIES, Dumfries and Galloway
Easterbrook Hall, The Crichton
Bankend Road
DUMFRIES
Dumfries and Galloway
DG1 4TL
UNITED KINGDOM
11 October 2019 Places Available


November 2019
Event Title Venue Date Availability
Hamish Henderson - A New Voice
Fred Freeman’s illustrated lecture draws enchanting musical examples from the singing of John Morran, a preeminent singer of the Scottish folk movement, and the lecturer’s own moving recitations.
Royal Society of Edinburgh EDINBURGH
Royal Society of Edinburgh
22-26 George Street
EDINBURGH
EH2 2PQ
UNITED KINGDOM
1 November 2019 Places Available
The Human Rights Idea in the Philosophy of the Scottish Enlightenment
In this fascinating lecture, Dr Bertrand Ramcharan, former Acting United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, will examine the role of Scottish Enlightenment thought in shaping contemporary human rights ideas. The lecture will look at Scottish Enlightenment ideas in the intellectual and policy streams leading up to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, focussing particularly on the ideas of Professor Gershom Carmichael, a pioneering Professor of Philosophy at the University of Glasgow who elaborated a detailed code of human rights grounded in natural law theory.
Royal Society of Edinburgh EDINBURGH
Royal Society of Edinburgh
22-26 George Street
EDINBURGH
EH2 2PQ
UNITED KINGDOM
18 November 2019 Places Available
Annual Joint RSE/RIP Event
Annual Joint RSE/RIP event on Monday 25 November 2019.
Royal Society of Edinburgh EDINBURGH
Royal Society of Edinburgh
22-26 George Street
EDINBURGH
EH2 2PQ
UNITED KINGDOM
25 November 2019 Places Available


December 2019
Event Title Venue Date Availability
SUPA Cormack Astronomy Meeting 2019
SUPA and the Royal Society of Edinburgh will be holding a one-day SUPA/Cormack Astronomy Meeting 2019 on Monday 9th of December 2019 in the rooms of the RSE. The meeting is particularly relevant to research students and staff working in Scottish universities in the field of Astronomy and Space Science. It gives the opportunity for participants to meet, discuss research and hear about new developments. This year, the meeting will also include a session on Resilience and Wellbeing, led by Sara Shinton. There is the opportunity to present your work at a general-interest level in a 20-minute talk or, for more focused research, through an extensive poster session. All poster authors will be given the opportunity to present one slide outlining their poster. Should you wish to present a poster or talk, please ensure this is outlined in the registration form. We will be in touch after the submission deadline to let you know if your talk has been selected and send the programme for the day.
Royal Society of Edinburgh EDINBURGH
Royal Society of Edinburgh
22-26 George Street
EDINBURGH
EH2 2PQ
UNITED KINGDOM
9 December 2019 Places Available