UCL Institute for Global Prosperity


Emerging Research at the Institute for Global Prosperity

20 May 2021, 2:00 pm–5:00 pm

Students working together

Join us to learn more about some of the exciting new ideas, methods and impact that members of the Institute for Global Prosperity's PhD community are developing in their research

This event is free.

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Institute for Global Prosperity

Join us online for a series of presentations exploring some of the Institute for Global Prosperity's key research themes. The event is open to the public and all members of the IGP community are encouraged to attend.

Presenters will provide an outline of their research, followed by ample time for questions, comments and feedback from the audience.

The event will take place on Zoom


14:00 - 14:10 Welcome and introduction: Dr Christopher Harker, Director, PhD Programme

14:10 - 14:40 AI for prosperity: decolonising artificial intelligence through value sensitive design in the Global South's context. Putthiphan Hirunyatrakul

14:40 - 15:10 Prosperity and sustainability for all within planetary boundaries: Framework for "frugal abundance" Adrien Plomteux

15:10 - 15:20 Break

15:20 - 15:50 Representing Refuge: Exploring Material Cultures of Displacement in British Museums Hadiqa Khan

15:50 - 16:20 Building a Prosperous Refugee-led Ecosystem: Lessons from Bekaa Valley’s Syrian Creatives & Innovators Natalie Garland

16:20 - 16:50 Between governance and resistance: everyday acts of coping and resisting mortgage debt in China. Tianzi Li