Mastering Skills and Knowing Stuff
13th Jan 2015, 18:00
David Willetts MP visits the RSA to speak about the knowledge and skills we need to flourish in a complex and fast-paced environment.
Dereliction to Design Awards
15th Jan 2015, 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.
How to Build Better, More Resilient Cities
20th Jan 2015, 13:00
Dr Judith Rodin, Rockefeller Foundation President, and one of the world's leading public thinkers, brings together ground-breaking research to outline a radical future in which individuals, companies and entire societies avert disaster by creating more dynamic, more resilient cities.
Seven Serious Jokes About Climate Change
20th Jan 2015, 18:30
Something has to change. In a bid to generate a new public dialogue that sparks real action, the RSA presents the first in a series of climate change events with a twist, featuring comedians Marcus Brigstocke and Pippa Evans.
How to Become a Soulful Organisation
22nd Jan 2015, 13:00
Author of the much acclaimed book Reinventing Organizations, Frederic Laloux, will discuss the emergence in many different sectors of a whole new type of organisation – one that eschews hierarchy and bureaucracy in favour of truly soulful and powerful structures and practices.
Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload
29th Jan 2015, 13:00
Neuroscientist and author Daniel Levitin explains how we can organise our brains to keep up with the demands of the digital age.