Past Events

DARPA Next Generation Social Science (NGS2) Proposers Day

DARPA Next Generation Social Science (NGS2) Proposers Day

Tue 22, Mar 2016

we are pleased to announce that The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) anticipates releasing a Broad Agency Announcement for its new Next Generation Social Science […]

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Conscientious Objection in Turkey: Conscription and the Myth of the Military Nation

Conscientious Objection in Turkey: Conscription and the Myth of the Military Nation

Tue 01, Mar 2016

Armies require obedient soldiers. However, throughout history there have been those who, for a variety of reasons, have refused to take part in war or […]

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Roundtable on Religious Discrimination

Roundtable on Religious Discrimination

Fri 26, Feb 2016

The Religion and Political Theory Centre at University College London is hosting a roundtable discussion on religious discrimination on 26 February, 2pm to 7pm. Speakers […]

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The Future for Biometric Data & Technology in the UK

The Future for Biometric Data & Technology in the UK

Thu 25, Feb 2016

The event will be an early opportunity for policymakers and stakeholders to consider the impact of new Government strategies on forensics and biometrics – scheduled for […]

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Policy conference: Biometric Data and Technology in the UK – Innovation, Opportunities and Regulation

Policy conference: Biometric Data and Technology in the UK – Innovation, Opportunities and Regulation

Thu 25, Feb 2016

Morning, Thursday 25 February 2016 The conference will focus on advances in biometric data and technology in the UK – examining the key opportunities and […]

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Reformulation and Hermeneutics – Researching the History of Islamic Legal Theory

Reformulation and Hermeneutics – Researching the History of Islamic Legal Theory

Sun 21, Feb 2016

Sunday 21 – Wednesday 24, February 2016 Leadership Fellow for the Partnership, Professor Robert Gleave of the University of Exeter, is hosting a three day […]

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Utilising Horizon 2020 Funding to Produce Excellence in Research

Utilising Horizon 2020 Funding to Produce Excellence in Research

Wed 10, Feb 2016

The European Commission aims to strengthen excellence in research and science through Horizon 2020 with a budget of almost £60 billion (€80 billion). The funds will be allocated through […]

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Why ‘no religion’ is the new religion

Why ‘no religion’ is the new religion

Tue 19, Jan 2016

This is the first in a series of British Academy lectures and other events on faith. Speaker: Professor Linda Woodhead MBE DD Chair: Revd Professor Diarmaid […]

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Islam, Law and the State: Workshop and Public Lecture by Professor Mohammad Fadel, University of Exeter

Islam, Law and the State: Workshop and Public Lecture by Professor Mohammad Fadel, University of Exeter

Thu 07, Jan 2016

How have Muslims conceived of “law” and how has law framed Islam and Muslims?  This interdisciplinary workshop, part of the Islamic Reformulations project, will examine two […]

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ECPR Standing Group on Organised Crime First General Conference

ECPR Standing Group on Organised Crime First General Conference

Fri 11, Dec 2015

Friday 11 December 2015 Globalization and growing economic interdependence, that have for so long been regarded as pacifying and stabilizing factors of financial transactions and international relations, have […]

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