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GPERC lecture on Theories of Growth

All lectures are free and the schedule is as follows:

10:00-11:45 room QA038 - Professor Ozlem Onaran, University of Greenwich: Post-Keynesian/Kaleckian demand-led growth models: the effect of distribution on growth. Information and lecture notes.

12:00-13:45 room QA038. Professor Mehmet Ugur: University of Greenwich: Institutionalist/Schumpeterian growth theories, details.

14:30-16:15 room QA038. Dr Giovanni Cozzi, University of Greenwich: A feminist economics approach to economic recovery in Europe, details.

LAPCEL Event

Dr's Carlos Moreno Leguizamon and David Smith are holding an event to investigate Palliative and End of Life Care in BME Groups, looking at the reasons why uptake of palliative and end of life services are lower in BME groups. 

The event will be attended by members of the network that Dr Leguizamon and Dr Smith established Learning Alliance in Palliative and End of Life care (LAPCEL), community organisations and BME community members in the morning and by health service providers and professionals in the afternoon. 

Venue - Room 134, Pembroke House, Medway Camus (lunch is provided)

If you would like to attend please register with ellenor - education@ellenor.org phone:01474 320007


Dark Tourism - free seminar

The Tourism Research Centre holding a free public seminar on Dark Tourism.  The theme consists of dark tourism in cities and builds on research carried out by Tourism Research Centre members.

Venue - Queen Anne Court, Room 075 

Refreshments will be served during the evening, which will conclude with a complimentary guided walking tour of the dark history of the Old Royal Naval College, beginning at 7.00pm.

To register please email businessevents@gre.ac.uk with your name and contact details and outlining any special dietary/disability requirements.

Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre Lecture: Dr Michael Kumhof

Dr Michael Kumhof, Bank of England

Income Distribution and Stability

Queen Anne Court Room QA080, Greenwich Campus.

RSVP. For the details of the programme and papers, please visit here

Income distribution, investment and sustainability, Conference - GPERC

A key note lecture by Dr Michael Kumhof, Bank of England, on “Income Distribution and Stability”, and the presentation of the findings of our new research project on “An investment and equality-led sustainable growth strategy”, by Ozlem Onaran, Stephany Griffith-Jones, Signe Dahl, Paul Sweeny, Maria Nikolaidi, Giovanni Cozzi, Daniele Tori, and Ernst Stetter (chair). The details of the programme are here.

The event is co-organised by the Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre, FEPS, ECLM and TASC.

Venue - Queen Anne Court room QA080.

To book a place for the conference please register here



WERU Seminar - Employment Rights Post-Brexit

This seminar considers the current state of employment rights in the UK and how this might change in the aftermath of withdrawal from the EU. Expert speakers including Professor Keith Ewing (Kings College London), Sarah Veale (ex-TUC, EHRC Commissioner and Visiting Fellow at the University of Greenwich) and Rachel Suff (Senior Policy Adviser, Employment Relations, CIPD). 

Please inform Professor Geoff White, wg08@gre.ac.uk if you are attending from outside the University of Greenwich. 

3D printing of Patient Specific Healthcare

Presented by Professor Dennis Douroumis, Pharmaceutical, Chemical and Environmental Sciences

The lecture will present the current trends and advances including bioprinting of tissues and organs, customised implants and models for surgical operations and finally printing of pharmaceutical dosage forms (e.g. tablets, pills) for personalised patient needs.

Venue: Ward Room, Pembroke Building on the university’s Medway Campus at Chatham Maritime.

As the lectures are likely to be very popular, admission will be by registration only. Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Lectures are free of charge.

To register for a lecture or for further information, please contact:
Telephone: 020 8331 9800
E-mail: FES-public-lectures@gre.ac.uk 

 

The Second Medway Engineering Conference on Systems: Efficiency, Sustainability and Modelling

The conference will promote the work undertaken within Systems engineering. Presentations will cover a range of subject areas within this discipline, along with Posters to promote the work of both staff and students. 

For more details on the conference, please visit 

If you have any questions please contact the conference organiser Dr Marianna Ercolino M.Ercolino@greenwich.ac.uk or call ext 3186

Venue - The Ward Room, Pembroke Building, Medway Campus

Keeping soldiers safe in the line of duty.

Presented by Dr Michael Okereke, Engineering 

This talk focuses on computational studies undertaken to inform design of prototype parts for development of next-generation blastresistant underbody protection for military vehicles.

Venue: Ward Room, Pembroke Building on the university’s Medway Campus at Chatham Maritime.

As the lectures are likely to be very popular, admission will be by registration only. Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Lectures are free of charge.

To register for a lecture or for further information, please contact:
Telephone: 020 8331 9800
E-mail: FES-public-lectures@gre.ac.uk