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Showcase and Reception

Small Grants crowd

The Grand Challenges held a showcase in the South Cloisters between the 28th and the 30th of January 2013. The event featured posters from the interdisciplinary collaborations that have been made possible with Small Grants funding. Examples of work from the Grand Challenge of Sustainable Cities are shown below.

The showcase also included posters from the Grand Challenge of Global Health, the Grand Challenge of Human Wellbeing and the Grand Challenge of Intercultural Interaction.


Crowd listening to Barbara Penner


A reception for the showcase was held from 6pm on the 29th of January.

Speakers:

David Price

Professor David Price (Vice Provost, Research UCL)
UCL Research Strategy and the Grand Challenges

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Barbara Penner

Dr Barbara Penner (UCL Bartlett School of Architecture)
Sanitation and the Urban Poor: The case of urine diversion toilets in Durban, South Africa

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Michael Stewart

Dr Michael Stewart (UCL Anthropology)
Open City: Architecture

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Françoise Guesnet

Dr François Guesnet (Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies, UCL)
Negotiating Religion: Inquiries into the history and present of religious accommodation

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Eve Macharia

Dr Eve Macharia (Institute of Child Health)
Tracking Activity in Relation to Disease: Using smartphone technology to create novel epidemiological tool

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