Lindsay Paterson, Professor of Educational Policy, School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh.
‘Why is testing in primary schools controversial?’
Dr Daniel Clegg, Director of Graduate School of Social and Political Science, Senior Lecturer in Social Policy. University of Edinburgh.
‘Why is France so angry? Understanding the gilets jaunes movement.’
Professor Chris Speed, Chair of Design Informatics, School of Design, Design Informatics, The Bayes Centre, University of Edinburgh.
Prof Chris Speed
‘Designing with Data: challenges and opportunities.’
Jules Oldham, Head of Policy and Operations, Homeless Action Scotland.
‘The changing role of Social Housing in Scotland.’
Michele Hipwell and Sara Stevenson, Committee Members, Astley Ainslie Community Trust.
‘The Astley Ainslie site – an opportunity for the local community to shape future developments.’
Daniel Johnson, MSP.
Daniel Johnson msp
‘Too many Prisoners on Remand.’
Robert O’Donnell, Secretary, Glassgow HOPE not Hate.
‘Challenging Racism and Fascism.’
Professor David Bell, (Professor of Economics) and Dr. Elaine Douglas (Research Fellow), University of Stirling.
‘Healthy Ageing in Scotland – key findings from a new study of ageing.’
Mairi Clare Rodgers, Head of Communications, Community Justice Scotland.
‘New developments at Community Justice Scotland.’
Herr Jens-Peter Voss, German Consul General for Scotland and North of England.
‘Experiences of the Consul General’s Worldwide Postings and issues of justice and peace observed.’
Heather Williams, Member, Friends at the end.
‘Friends at the End and the case for Assisted Dying.’
Henry Mitchell, PhD student, Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh.
‘Malema and the ANC. What’s happening in South Africa?’