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Philomathia Symposium 2015

'What world will we leave our grandchildren?'
When Dec 08, 2015
from 10:00 AM to 07:30 PM
Where Cripps Court, Magdalene College
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The second Philomathia Symposium will be held on 8 December 2015 at Magdalene College, Cambridge. Keynote speaker Professor Robert Putnam will join a distinguished set of panellists to explore this year's topic: 'What world will we leave for our grandchildren?'

Three panels will explore the following themes: Austerity, Precarity and Heritage.

Professor Putnam's keynote address will be held at 5pm in the Lecture Theatre at Cripps Court, Magdalene College.

To attend this event, please contact Dr Kristen Klebba via to RSVP.

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History of Wealth Project

This project, co-funded by the Philomathia Foundation and the Isaac Newton Trust, investigates the broader significance of wealth an inheritance in 19th and early-20th century Britain.

This programme was launched by POLIS in October 2013, and aims to train future policy-makers to value and promote evidence-based policies that can most benefit society.