Any researcher will recognize this fear: your thesis, perfectly written and data-rich, lying in some desk drawer waiting to be forgotten. Sound familiar? Science has become a self-referential system, and papers remain unread or even unwritten. But why talk about the impact of papers anyway, and not about their impact on society? Developments in science and technology, such as biotechnology and artificial intelligence, have the potential to profoundly transform our lives. If you care about the social impact of your research, if you want to engage stakeholders and reflect on your own practice, then this is the course for you. The Amsterdam Summer School is offered by Vrije Universiteit AmsterdamThis summer boot camp will help you become the best Responsible Researcher that you can possibly be. What is Responsible Research and Innovation? In a nutshell, RRI describes a way of doing research that allows research outcomes to align with societal values. RRI was presented in Horizon 2020, the EUs funding programme for research and innovation, immediately attracting widespread interest. RRI is based on four key dimensions:
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
Our courses are designed to provide an intensive, in-depth look at your topic of study. Besides the built-in course excursions we offer an extensive social programme.
Mixed classroom with peers from all over the world, max. 25 students.
Prof. Jacqueline Broerse , Dr Frank Kupper, Dr. Pim Klaassen, Dr. Barbara Regeer, Drs. Ir. Aafke Fraaije
Master level, which means you are eligible to apply when you are enrolled in your final year of Bachelor studies.
Included in the tuition fee are: Airport pick-up service, Orientation programme, Course excursions, On-site support, 24/7 emergency assistance, Transcript of records. Excluding housing. Different housing options are available, both on and off campus.
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