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Department diary

Please refer to this diary regularly for any additions / updates.

March 2015

Tuesday 24 March

NIHR School for Social Care Research Annual Conference 2015

Time: 9.30-16.30
Location: New Academic Building

To register for this event, please go to: https://sscr2015.eventbrite.co.uk|

Thursday 26th March

Report Launch:
Is Welfare Reform Working? Launch of a report into how welfare reform affects working age tenants

 Victor Da Cunha, Chief Executive, Curo Housing, SW HAILO
Anne Power, Professor of Social Policy, London School of Economics
Eileen Herden, Researcher, LSE Housing and Communities
Margaret Hodge, MP, Chair of the Public Accounts Committee, House of Commons (Chair)

Time: 11.00-12.30 followed by lunch
Location: Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

April 2015

Friday 17th April

SSRC Event
Research Showcase: loneliness, prevention and wellbeing

Time: 10.00-16.00
Venue: LSE

This research showcase focuses on research into loneliness, social isolation, wellbeing and prevention.

To register for this event click here|

This event is free and open to all. Pre-registration is required. Cancellations must be received by 5pm on 2nd April 2015; the organisers reserve the right to charge an administrative fee of £25 for late cancellations.

May 2015

Wednesday 6th May

Social Policy Research Seminar
Professor Tim Newburn & Dr Sonia Exley

Location: NAB 2.06, New Academic Building

Wednesday 6th May

Summer Term Professors' Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Tuesday 12th May

Unpaid Care Cluster Meeting

Dr Joan Costa-I-Font will talk about the effects of public universal insurance on unpaid care in Spain
Daniel Lombard will talk about carer's attitudes towards direct payments in the UK

Time: 14.00-15.15
Location: TW2.1.04 (Tower 2)

Wednesday 20th May

Summer Term Research Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 20th May

Department of Social Policy Public Lecture
The Government Paternalist: Nanny state or helpful friend?|

Speaker: Professor Sir Julian Le Grand
Chair: tbc

Time: 18.30-20.00 followed by a reception
Location: Old Theatre, Old Building

Wednesday 27th May

Summer Term Teaching Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

June 2015

Tuesday 9th June

Department of Social Policy Public Lecture
Misbehaving: the making of behavioural economics|

Speaker: Professor Richard Thaler
Chair: Professor Paul Dolan

Time: 18.30-20.00
Location: Old Theatre, Old Building

Wednesday 10th June

Summer Term Professors' Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: TBC

July 2015

Wednesday 1st July

Summer Term Staff Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Graham Wallas Room


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