sIREN: Designing Interdisciplinary Research Projects
This seminar workshop, the first out of the six that will be held during the academic year 2016/2017, will explore the theme of designing interdisciplinary research projects. It will invite four speakers from four different disciplines across the University of Edinburgh. Keynote speakers will present part of their own research activities related to methods, strategies and challenges when undertaking interdisciplinary research. The aim of the workshop is to enhance knowledge and skills and to open up the discussion to participants.
The programme is as follows:
9.30 - 9.45 Introduction to sIREN and welcome keynote speakers
9.45 - 10.15 Prof. Richard Coyne (Edinburgh College of Art)
10.15 - 10.45 Prof. Ewan Klein (School of Informatics)
10.45 - 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 - 11.30 Prof. John Lee (Edinburgh College of Art)
11.30 - 12.00 Dr. Stefan Bilbao (School of Physics and Astronomy)
12.00 - 12.30 Discussion, Networking/Collaboration
The event is free to attend but ticketed.
Coffee and tea will be provided.
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