Workshop Archives 

This is a list of IAS workshops that have already taken place. You can find out further information for each workshop by clicking on the title of the workshop.

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2014

24th October - A Future for West Midlands Devolution?

22nd October - A Body of Crime: Conceptualising the Dead

15th October - Russia's Place in the World in the last 100 years: Culture, Society and Environment

14th October - Predicting the Effect of Drought on River Ecology

9th October - Computational Models of Social Interaction

9th October - Intelligent computation meets bio-medical research: recent developments in computational biology

3rd October - The University, the Study of Religion and the Public Square

24th September - Eyes on Central Asia

22nd September - Manufacturing and the Skills Crisis in the West Midlands and Chicago: Defining the Problem and Exploring Solutions

19th September - Big Data

11th September - The Global Concussion Crisis

11th September - Work, Wealth and Well-being: Optimising health, well-being and performance in diverse and ageing workforces

10th September - 'Head Games: The Global Concussion Crisis'

18th-19th August - Figurative language: its patterns and meanings in domain-specific discourse

9th-10th July - Inclusive Entrepreneurship: innovations in research and practice

24th June - Dogs, Owners & Responsibility: Law in the Doghouse

21st June - Building Trust through Face-to-Face Diplomacy

18th June - Challenges for Early Modern Women's History

16th-18th June - The Biology and Physics of Bacterial Genomes

4th June - An Evidence-Based Approach to Crime Prevention and Reduction

4th June - New Labour in New York: Precarious Workers and Their Organizing Efforts

2nd-3rd June - New Migrants, Entrepreneurs and Cities: An International Comparison

30th May - Challenges to Emerging and Established Powers: Brazil and the United Kingdom in the Contemporary Global Order

30th May - 'Ethics, War, and Intervention' – a conference from the Institute of Advanced Studies, Birmingham

30th May - 'The Ethics of Humanitarian Intervention, with Comments on Syria' – a Public Lecture by Jeff McMahan

28th May - What is 'compassion' in nursing, and can it be measured?

28th May - Hypoxia and Hypoxia-Inducible Factors in Disease

13th May - Powders for Structural and Functional Applications

8th-9th May - Data analysis, machine learning, and modelling in the bio-medical domain

24th April - Cities and Urban Change Summit

16th April - Re-building manufacturing – New Dogs, Old Tricks!

9th April - Building from the Bottom: How is Social Innovation transforming Social Policy?

7th April - Ambassador Diego Gomez Pickering: Transforming Mexico

1st April - Biophilic Cities

31st March - 'The Kingdom of God is Always but Coming': Justice and the Legacy of the Social Gospel in North America

26th March - Higher Education in Brazil: Evolution and Challenges

18th March - Ken Loach's 'Save the Children Fund Film'

13th March - Hybridity: Exploring power, social structures, and institutions beyond the liberal west

12th March - Global Migration Governance after the High Level Dialogue

5th February - DIAD: Opportunities from a New Synchrotron X-Ray Beamline

29th January - IAS New Staff Networking Lunch

29th January - Education In A Global Setting: The Needs of the 21st Century

2013

11th December - The 3rd Industrial Revolution: Digital Fabrication and Manufacturing Competitiveness

4th December - The Kindertransport in History and Memory

8th November - HS2 or What?: Transport Choices and West Midlands Regeneration

1st-2nd November - Consent: A capacious and contentious concept in feminist, legal, philosophical, and queer contexts

1st-31st October - Climate Change and Arctic and Alpine Environments

26th September - Responding to Uprising: Urban Security Between Resilience and Resistance

18th-19th September - The political power of tax complexity

16th-17th September - Communicating Mental Health, c.1700-2013

9th September - Work, Wealth and Well-being

4th September - Cross-Institution Neuroscience

30th July - Refugees and states in the modern Middle East: current challenges and historical perspectives

25th-26th July - Language in Mind and Society

17th July - Sexual abuse of children: Representation of Class, Race and Gender

16th July - Bio-Social Methods for a Vitalist Social Science

2nd-3rd July - Best-Practice for Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) in Randomised Clinical Trials

13th June - Interpersonal narratives and mental health

2nd-3rd May - Narrative techniques in clinical research, education and therapy

1st May - Sex and the City (of Birmingham): Promoting the sexual health and wellbeing of adults aged 40+

17th April - Corporeal Capitalism: Body Matters in IPE

21st-22nd March - Beyond the Rights & Wrongs of Abortion: Access as a Question of Reproductive Justice

6th March - The Biophilic City: Building research capacity in urban change

4th March - Challenging Heritage - New Heritage Agendas

7th February - The 'Muslim Question' and the future of multiculturalism

2012

10th December - Translational Biomaterials – From Scientific Innovation to Clinical Translation

30th November - Perfect People

30th November-1st December - Leveraging the legacies of sports mega-events

21st November - Cycling for Health and Sustainability

2nd-3rd November - Complaining about Medicine, c.1700-2000

1st November - Fine Art Curatorship in the Regions

29th-30th October - Human decision making under uncertainty

17th October - Hydrohazards: extremes, environment and people

12th October - Expanding public engagement in science and research

28th September - Health and Happiness

28th September - Carbohydrate Recognition

21st September - Disability, Austerity and Inequality: Overcoming Discrimination in the 21st Century

17th-18th September - Regeneration economies in an age of uncertainty: Transformation, Innovation and Economic Growth

12th September - Dance Medicine and Science research and expertise in Birmingham and beyond

11th September - Female sexuality as subject: culture, policy and practice

10th September - Territorial and Non-Territorial Autonomies

24th July - From Starters to Main Courses

24th July - Cell Therapy

19th-20th July - Infection

16th July - Trans-disciplinary approaches to Physical Activity Promotion in Older Adults

14th July - Vulnerability, Justice and the Responsive State

11th July - The Birmingham Hand

11th July - Evaluating Policy and Practice Interventions that Aim to Develop Wellbeing and Resilience

27th June - Evaluating Behaviour Change Interventions in Social Policy

27th June - Languages of memory

22nd June - Superdiversity

24th May - Researching Africa and the development of the Africa Hub Website