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Winton Centre for Risk and Evidence Communication

Events

Saturday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This event is part of the Cambridge Festival of Ideas. More details and booking here.

Wednesday 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
University of Oxford
Monday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
University of Cambridge

On March 4th 2019 Ed Humpherson, Director General of the UK Statistics authority, talks about how we can prevent the spread of Fake News and mistrust of experts.

Thursday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Centre for Mathematical Sciences - University of Cambridge

Professor Talya Miron-Shatz talks about how people understand - or misunderstand - medical information

Prof. Miron-Shatz’s talks about her work, which deals with the way people understand (or misunderstand) medical information. Speci…

Thursday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
University of Cambridge

When we choose to support a policy - whether in parliament, the board room or the ballot box - do we get clear, balanced information about our different options?

Most people would agree not - we either get highly simplified (and …

Friday 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
University of Cambridge

We were delighted to welcome Prof Baruch Fischhoff of Carnegie Mellon University to Cambridge, to discuss his life and work with Prof David Spiegelhalter, the Winton Professor for the Public Understanding of Risk here at Cambrid…