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

InSPIRES webinar on Open Science: the dimension of stakeholder engagement

Speaker: Michela Bertero, Head of International and Scientific Affairs at the Centre for Genomic Regulation in Barcelona, EU-LIFE representative in the European Open Science Policy Platform and coordinator of the H2020 Project ORION on Open Science. The webinar provides a brief historical perspective on Open Science, followed by a look on Open Science policies and actions […]

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 inspiring science shop models with Helen Garrison

In this webinar, Helen Garrison, Project & Communications Manager at the Swedish organisation Vetenskap & Allmänhet, presented a number of inspiring Science Shop models, illustrated using case studies of existing Science Shops and community-based participatory research initiatives based upon interviews undertaken during the exploratory phase of the project. Examples include pop-up Science Shops, those embracing […]

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 […]