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Complacency or Change? Which is Oxford’s answer to innovation challenges
Thu 3 December 2015, 17:00 – 19:00 GMT
This seminar, held in collaboration with the Department of Pharmacology, University of Oxford, will feature Robert Madelin, Senior Advisor for Innovation in the European Commission.
Robert is currently working with a number of senior policy makers on the question of how to best ensure that scientific advice has the appropriate visibility in the policy making process. Robert read French and History at Magdalen College, Oxford and then studied at the Ecole Nationale d’Administration in Paris. He joined the British Civil Service in 1979, serving mainly in London and then in Brussels (as First Secretary, External Relations, UK Permanent Representation to EC) before joining the Commission in 1993.
A drinks reception will be held from 6pm in the Seminar Room.