Structures:

May 2013 agenda

Malmaison, London

22 May 2013

  1. Chair’s welcome and introduction
    No papers (oral)
  2. Minutes of the meeting held on 11 January 2013 (PDF 48KB)
  3. Round table of issues (standing item)
    No papers (oral)

Items for discussion

  1. Science communication and public engagement in institutes

Items to note

  1. Update on communications, public engagement and other activities
  2. GFS update
  3. AOB

Setting the context

Open discussion on current relevant themes such as responsible research and innovation (RRI), and public ethics.

Professor Richard Owen, University of Exeter Chair Responsible Innovation, will join BSS for this item and lead a short discussion on RRI.

Dinner

Discussion on BBSRC place in the broader context.

23 May 2013

Aims

  1. What are the topics and issues that BSS should focus on over the coming years
  2. How will BSS work to deliver this?