April – May 2021

April 7
Laura Keast, Development Lead, and Donna Connell, Pathway Co-ordinator, MCR Pathways.
‘Young Scottish Talent in our Schools – delivered by MCR Pathways.’

April 14
Ellie Gambino,
PhD Candidate, School of Social and Political Sciences, Edinburgh University with a Masters in Chinese Studies.
‘The Chinese-led Belt and Road Initiative: geopolitical strategy or convenient label?’

April 21
Nigel Holmes, CEO Scottish Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association.
‘Greener Energy from Hydrogen – examples in Scotland.’

April 28
Rev. Dr. Martin Scott, Chief Executive to Richmond’s Hope.
‘Lighting the Candle of Hope – supporting Children and Young People in bereavement.’

May 5
Daniel Smith, Space Entrepreneur, Founder and Creative Director, AstroAgency.
‘Scotland’s Space Sector: What’s been happening?’

May 12
Professor Lesley McAra, Director, and Jude Henderson, Director of Operations, Edinburgh Futures Institute.
‘Edinburgh Futures Institute – what’s it all about?’

May 19
Duncan Thorp, Policy and Public Affairs Manager, Social Enterprise Scotland.
‘Social Enterprises in Scotland – what do they do and how do they work?’

May 26
Professor Chris Carr, University of Edinburgh Business School.
‘Global Oligopoly. A Key Idea for Business and Society.’