The influence of the arms, fossil fuels and other industries
SGR conference and AGM 2016
The Gallery, Farringdon, London, UK; 19 November
This conference discussed the ways in which controversial industries are involved at UK universities, how government policies encourage this, and the range of detrimental effects - and then discussed proposals for change.
Presentations are available to download/ view.
Dr Stuart Parkinson, Executive Director, Scientists for Global Responsibility
Maeve McClenaghan, Senior Investigator, Greenpeace UK
David Smythe, Emeritus Professor of Geophysics, University of Glasgow
Dr Aubrey Blumsohn, previously Senior Lecturer in Medicine, University of Sheffield
John Holmwood, Professor of Sociology, University of Nottingham; co-founder, Campaign for the Public University
Nicholas Maxwell, Emeritus Reader of Philosophy of Science, University College London
- Climate change, economy change and universities - Alan Cottey [0.1MB]