The 2nd National Conference of AsSIST -UK – the Association for Studies in Innovation Science and Technology-UK
(Tuesday 29th November 2016 9.30/10am – 5pm: the University of Edinburgh: Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation).
This one day conference has the theme The Past, Present and Future of Science, Technology and Innovation Studies. Linked to SSU50 Celebrating 50 years of STIS, it features guest keynotes from Prof Bruno Latour ( Sciences Po, Paris) and Prof. Helga Nowotny (former President of the European Research Council).
The full programme and joining instructions are attached and available online here: http://bit.ly/50yearsSTIS-AsSIST2016-SSU50
Thanks to generous support from the University of Edinburgh, Science, Technology and Innovation Studies subject group, the University of York, Science and Technology Studies Unit, AsSIST-UK and the British Society for History of Science, there is no registration fee for you as a member of AsSIST-UK (though you will need to cover your own travel and accommodation).
Non-members can apply for free AsSIST-UK membership here: https://assist-uk.com/members/
Please, register online here to secure your place (space is limited and early registration is recommended):
Robin Williams, Andrew Webster, Vicky Singleton, Jane Calvert and Matjaz Vidmar (Programme Committee)
Association for Studies in Innovation Science and Technology-UK