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Wanted - Future Debates: Does it matter who funds science?

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We are on the look out for speakers from a wide range of backgrounds to take part in a panel debate in November. The details of the event are not yet confirmed, however this will be an evening debate held in London, and will ask the question of "who should fund science?". This event is held on behalf of the British Science Association as part of their Future Debates programme, and I would be happy to share the brief to anyone interested. If this topic resonates with you, please get in touch!

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Future Debates: Does it matter who funds science?

Nov. 22, 2017

Does it matter if private companies fund science? Does private funding create bias in the research? How can we trust researchers? The London branch of the BSA will be holding a debate on this topic in November, as part of the Future Debates programme: https://www.britishscienceassociation.org/future-debates This debate will include speakers from a wide range of backgrounds (speakers to be confirmed) and will discuss the impact science funding has on the wider society.

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