Sadie Creese, Jamie Saunders & Charles Godfray in conversation: "Emerging technology and systemic risk – maintaining a secure and resilient digital infrastructure as we build back better"
The pandemic has accelerated digitisation across many sectors of the economy and society.
Although its broad geographical range and charismatic appeal make the leopard one of the most potent mammalian ambassador species, it is experiencing a greater range loss than most other large terrestrial carnivores.
Sir John Armitt & Prof Jim Hall in conversation: "National infrastructure for the recovery and the long term"
National infrastructure is central to the UK government’s agenda for Covid-19 recovery, levelling up and achieving net zero carbon emissions.
"The stymieing effect of unresolved ethical issues on the conservation of biodiversity" with Prof John Vucetich
The conservation of biodiversity is usefully understood to be the maintenance of ecosystem health and restoration of endangered species.
Fiona Fox, Tom Feilden & Prof Sir Charles Godfray in conversation: “Science communication in times of emergency”
The current pandemic has highlighted the critical importance of communicating complex scientific ideas to both policy makers and the general public.
Prof Dame Sally Davies and Prof Chris Dye in conversation: "The challenge of anti-microbial resistance"
Since their widespread deployment in the mid-20th century, effective antibiotics have been at the forefront of medicine saving countless lives.
Prof Sir Paul Collier, John Kay & Prof Sir Charles Godfray in conversation: "Greed is dead: politics after individualism"
Throughout history, successful societies have created institutions which channel both competition and co-operation to achieve complex goals of general benefit.