Lighting designer and RDI award winner Patrick Woodroffe OBE speaks to fellow RDI Mike Dempsey. He was made a Royal Designer for Industry in 2013 for Designing with Light.
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We’re told the world is changing faster than ever. Is there a danger in these narratives of speed and disruption?
Our panel of experts will get frank about how (and how not) to create authentic, values-based work culture.
Matthew Taylor talks to David Willetts about his book ‘The Pinch’ (2010), how the welfare of our children could be a political message with universal appeal.
Matthew Taylor talks to Kate Pickett - co-author of ‘The Spirit Level’ (2009) – about why despite winning the argument that inequality is bad for everyone action to remedy it is still thin on the ground.
Are governments running on an out of date operating system? Matthew Taylor talks to Geoff Mulgan about his book ‘Connexity’ (1997).
Matthew Taylor talks to Tim Jackson about his recently updated ‘Prosperity without Growth’ (2008). Revisiting the big dilemma in sustainability and what’s required to get to an economy of tomorrow.
Duncan Green, one of the world's leading experts on international development, visits the RSA to offer the latest thinking on what really works to achieve social and political change.
Cognitive scientist Hugo Mercier presents the radical theory of human reason that has everyone talking.
The Spectator’s Katy Balls, New Statesman’s Julia Rampen and ex-adviser to Paddy Ashdown Miranda Green discuss the snap general election and its effect on the nation.