International Summit


11.00-11.20: Opening by Keele VC: Prof. Trevor McMillan

11.20-11.50: Gary Grubb-associate director AHRC
Future prospects for creative, cross-disciplinary, community co-produced research

11.50- 12.20: Prof. Keri Facer: CC Leadership Fellow
Navigating the Triple Dynamic: Rethinking research in the age of collaboration, interdisciplinarity and precarity'

12.20-13.00: Prof Kate Pahl: Sheffield University
Re-Imagining Co-production: making sense of community curated research processes and practices

13.00-14.00: Lunch

14.00-14.30: Theresa Heskins, Director of New Vic Theatre
A theatre with its windows wide open to let the fresh air of the community blow through

14.30-15.30: Panel discussion: Veronique Jochum and Deborah James, NCVO, Ben Lee, NANM and Jess Steele, Jericho Road Solutions
What do communities want from researchers and why?

15.30-16.00: coffee break

16.00-16.50: Dr. Tan Lai Yong, National University of Singapore
Rural Lessons for City Living: insights into sustainability and pitfalls of community development from rural China

16.50-17.30: Dr Aki Koponen, Director of Centre for Collaborative Research, Turku University, Finland
Starting up a transdisciplinary research centre – the first four years of the Finnish Centre for Collaborative Research

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