The newly enlarged Innovation Caucus – now with 70 member from across the social sciences, includes a number of AsSIST-UK members. This is an important opportunity for STS to engage with policy. The Caucus is supported by the ESRC and Innovate UK. Continue reading Enlarged Innovation Caucus and UK Industrial Strategy
At the recent EASST/4S meeting in Barcelona, Pablo Santoro and Arthur Ferreira organised a meeting of STS/STIS national associations to discuss collaboration. Continue reading New Directory of STS Associations
There is a useful commentary by Dan Sarewitz in this week’s Nature on Trump’s election and the sort of science policies his presidency might consider pursuing.
The 2016 Annual Review for the Science and Technology Studies Unit (SATSU) has been published today. It is available via this link: http://www.york.ac.uk/satsu/news-events/news/2016satsuannualreview/
SPRU’s 50th anniversary event marks a hugely impressive milestone for a research and postgraduate centre that has made a major contribution to science, technology and innovation studies at national and international levels. Continue reading SPRU at 50
AsSIST-UK has provided written evidence to the current House of Commons Science and Technology Select Committee’s Inquiry into the effects of the Brexit decision.