UCL Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy


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STEaPP Seminar Series

Seminar Series

This unique series of events aims to share knowledge on hot topics and themes relating to our research with speakers from within UCL STEaPP, across the university and beyond.

Find out about upcoming seminars


An interview with Corina Kwami

STEaPP Research Assistant Corina Kwami discusses her work on Liveable Cities project Transforming the Engineering of Cities.

Published: Oct 4, 2017 10:32:57 AM

A laboratory for urban design solutions

STEaPP Research Assistant John Bingham-Hall discusses the Choreographing the City project and how the arts can help us to understand the city in new ways.

Published: Sep 12, 2017 10:11:40 AM


STEaPP Seminar Series - What if EU funding runs out?

The UK's relationship with the EU will go through profound changes after Brexit. This will inevitably bring changes for EU funding in the UK. What happens after that? What are the key decisions that need to be made? Who should make these decisions?

Published: Oct 9, 2017 2:42:41 PM

Visions of Infrastructure Workshop

Infrastructure development is not only a question of engineering but also one of multiple social and political interactions. The governance of infrastructure must therefore effectively engage with the diversity of perspectives that produce it.

Published: Apr 3, 2017 5:32:50 PM

STEaPP Seminar Series: Peril and Promise - The Role of Forests and Bioenergy in Addressing Climate Change

Biomass is often treated as a carbon-neutral source of energy and continues to gain popularity as an ‘eco fuel' for generating electricity and heat (for example, in the form of woodchip). In his lecture, Professor Moomaw (Tufts University) will provide an alternative appraisal of this energy source and explore the real impact of biomass in terms of carbon emissions.

Published: Feb 21, 2017 2:35:25 PM