Conference

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This conference addressed the state of R2P at the global level and reflected on European perspectives. Topics covered included ethics, gender, humanity, refugees and international law. Speakers included Jennifer Welsh (Former Special Adviser on R2P to the UN Secretary General and Professor of International Relations, European University Institute), Simon Adams (Director of the Global Center…
Quantum Information Processing and Communication (QIPC 2015) was held at the University of Leeds and featured speakers Jonathan Barrett (University of Oxford), Prof. Dr. Jelena Klinovaja (University of Basel), Dominic Berry (Macquarie University) and Lieven Vandersypen (TU Delft University of Technology)
Photo-responsive Functional Surfaces for Bio-Nano Applications in Healthcare UK-India seminar is designed to generate new international collaborations to explore responsive surface molecular systems. Surfaces play a crucial role in biomedical applications including antibacterial surfaces, biosensing, tissue engineering to the controlled release of drugs. Modifying surfaces properties through the use of organic films is a well-developed…
This conference, chaired by Animesh Jha (University of Leeds) and Stephen Sweeney (University of Surrey), hosted a special Young Scientist Forum (YSF) session as well as an international programme promoting new discoveries in emerging physics, optoelectronics, materials and devices.
Programme 10.00 Welcome and Introduction (Lecture Theatre) 10.10 Dr. Emma Marsden, Senior Lecturer at The University of York: How do learners perceive and process the input? Making grammar matter more. 11.00 Learning to learn in HE: an e-learning portfolio approach. Innovative technology and its benefits on oral skills. Iria Vázquez Mariño: Innovation in language learning…
Details of papers presented at the International Conference Resistance to War 1914-1924, with links to video recordings of the panel sessions.
An international conference organized by the Urban Communication Foundation and the Institute of Communications Studies in association with the ECREA Media and the City Temporary Working Group. In the course of two days there were over 70 papers by presenters from 20 different countries and representing a number of perspectives related to urban communication. With…
The 7th Annual PhD Conference at the School of Media and Communication – University of Leeds Confirmed Keynote Speakers Professor Colin Sparks (Hong Kong Baptist University) Professor Kate Oakley (University of Leeds) The recent financial crisis that caused the collapse of large financial institutions, the bailout of banks by national governments, and the struggle of national…
The 6th Annual PhD Conference at the School of Media and Communication – University of Leeds Confirmed Keynote Speakers Natalie Fenton (Goldsmiths College, UK) Stephen Coleman (University of Leeds) From Iran to China, Cairo to Oakland, Chechnya to Tunisia, bold claims are being made about the role that new technologies are playing in the emergence, sustenance, and…
The aim of the conference was to define the significance that human rights hold within a digital environment, and to inform and stimulate debate between academics and postgraduate students from different backgrounds and disciplines.