Events in the School of Social Policy

Keep up-to-date with the latest events from across the School of Social Policy. 

Forthcoming events

Communication in the Multilingual City

Date
08 - 09/03/2018
Location:
Birmingham
Description
This international cross disciplinary conference is focused on the theme of communication in the city. We will create conversations which transcend disciplinary boundaries, and assist in thinking creatively about communication in metropolitan settings.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Research, Social Sciences

Independent financial advice about funding social care in later life – findings from the IF project

Date
21/03/2018
Location:
Birmingham Business School, University House - Room 204
Description
This seminar presents findings from a study which explored evidence and practice regarding independent financial advice about funding social care in older age
Categories:
Social Sciences

Don't call me a customer: public service markets and the citizen

Date
22/03/2018
Location:
G03 Alan Walters Building
Description
For the last thirty years, public services have been reoriented to make them more responsive to the people that use them. As part of our Inaugural Lecture Series, Professor Catherine Needham looks at public service markets and the citizen.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

Health Policy & Politics Network (HPPN) 2018 Spring Event

Date
19/04/2018
Location:
Health Services Management Centre, Park House, University of Birmingham
Description
Keynote speaker: Stephen Dorrell (former health minister and Chair of Health Select Committee; chair NHS Confederation and Independent chair of West Midlands STP)
Categories:
Social Sciences

IRiS International Conference 2018: Racial Displacements: Peripheries, Camps, Resistance

Date
18 - 19/06/2018
Description
This international conference aims to bring together scholars from different disciplinary backgrounds, and engage conversations about mechanisms, meanings and experiences of various forms of displacement.

CHASM Annual Conference 2018

Date
26/06/2018
Description
CHASM Annual Conference 2018.
Categories:
Social Sciences
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