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Dereliction to Design Awards

Dereliction to Design Awards

Thursday 15 January, 18:00

Susan Woodward OBE, founding director of The Space and Sharp Projects and Creative Media Champion for the City of Manchester, explains how re-designing urban environments sparks dynamism and connectivity.

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The Political Economy of Climate Change

The Political Economy of Climate Change

Thursday 04 December, 13:00

Robin Hahnel, professor of economics at Portland State University discusses what must be done to combat climate change, and what political obstacles must be overcome if humans are to avoid the fate of lemmings.

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Knowledge is Beautiful

Knowledge is Beautiful

Thursday 11 December, 18:00

Data journalist, designer and founder of the blog sensation Information is Beautiful, David McCandless visits the RSA to demonstrate how visualised information can help us comprehend, navigate and find meaning in a complex world.

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RSA Animate

Re-Imagining Work

Dave Coplin imagines what might be possible if more organisations embraced the full, empowering potential of technology and encouraged a truly open, collaborative and flexible working culture.

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RSA Shorts

What Do We Need to Know?

The remarkable mind that brought you QI, Blackadder and Spitting Image asks one of the world’s simplest but most significant questions – what do we really need to know? What should we teach our children, and what important information should all adults have at their disposal? Legendary producer John Lloyd turns his curiosity to knowledge itself, and questions whether intelligence is really all it's cracked up to be.

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Past events and podcasts

Small is Powerful: Beyond Big Business, Big State, and Big Culture

Small is Powerful: Beyond Big Business, Big State, and Big Culture

How can we create a wealthier, fairer and more stable world? Adam Lent, director of the RSA's Action and Research Centre, delivers an impassioned plea for a really big 'small' revolution.

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City Growth Commission: Final Report Launch

City Growth Panel

Lord Heseltine, Sir Richard Leese, Jim O’Neill, Jules Pipe, Tom Riordan, Amanda Clack, Ben Lucas

 
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