Enlightening the European Debate
The RSE is holding a series of events aimed at enlightening the European Debate. These events will examine the implications of the UK voting to remain a member of the European Union, or voting to leave. They will consider the key issues, including: fiscal matters and trade; freedom of movement; social Europe; the environment; and the impact on devolved areas such as Scotland.
More information is available here
9 May 2016
Professor Iain McInnes FRSE FMedSci, will discuss inflammatory arthropathies, including rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis, which affects up to 2% of the population. He will discuss the critical interface between clinical medicine and drug discovery that, appropriately harnessed, can transform the lives of people with these debilitating diseases.
23 May 2016
This event will consider the economics of the choice to either remain in or leave the EU, and how trade could be affected by the Referendum's result. There will be a question and answer session following the presentations.
The RSE has submitted evidence to the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee's inquiry into Science Communication.
The RSE is pleased announce that it has joined the Campaign for Science and Engineering (CaSE) as an organisational member.
At this Q&A event, the issues covered included the impact of the EU on the economy and jobs, immigration, security and what it will mean for our future.