To strengthen different communities of practice, InSPIRES will organize webinars in different languages, reaching countries and stakeholders for whom English might be a barrier.

Neews on January 2018

InSPIRES webinar on “Principles of Participatory Research for Science Shops” with Budd Hall

In this webinar, Budd Hall, Co-Chair of the UNESCO Chair in Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education and member of the Advisory Board of the InSPIRES project, gave a presentation and led a discussion on the principles of participatory research and their application to the work of Science Shops.  

InSPIRES webinar on curriculum-based engagement with communities

The webinar explores the practicalities of setting up and running community engaged research projects within the higher education curriculum, through two case studies, one from TU Dublin (Ireland) and one from Queen’s University Belfast (UK). The case studies are presented by David O’Connor (TU Dublin) and Neil Galway and Helen McGuinness (lecturer and student respectively […]

InSPIRES Webinar on Innovative Public Engagement Methodologies with Frank Kupper & Franco Bagnoli

In this webinar, two expert speakers – who belong to two partner organizations of the InSPIRES Consortium – shares their experiences in different public engagement methodologies. Dr Frank Kupper, Assistant Professor in Science Communication and Public Engagement at VU Amsterdam. Blending an STS and Arts & Design perspective, he works on the conceptual and methodological […]

InSPIRES Webinar on Participatory Research with Rajesh Tandon

In this inSPIRES webinar, Dr. Rajesh Tandon, Founder-President of the Society for Participatory Research in Asia (PRIA) and co-chair of the UNESCO Chair on Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education, shares his experience in participatory research, with a special focus on health-related projects. Our speaker has undertaken a number of initiatives to […]

InSPIRES webinar dedicated to CSOs engagement with Norbert Steinhaus

Last 9th of May we organized a InSPIRES webinar dedicated to CSOs engagement with Norbert Steinhaus, board member of Wissenschaftsladen Bonn (Bonn Science Shop) and coordinator of the Living Knowledge. Within the framework of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) and Open Science and Innovation, researchers are called to collaborate with different stakeholders through inclusive and participatory methodologies during the different phases […]

InSPIRES first webinar dedicated to RRI

It’s not only about selecting or “mapping” different stakeholders, is not only about involving researchers or recruiting students, “the challenge is engaging them in the process, making them feel empowered to play their part”, said Dr. Pim Klaassen to the auditorium of InSPIRES project’s first webinar on the topic of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) […]