WOLFSON EXPLORES |Transformation| Presentations

Please enjoy these presentations given at Wolfson College during the year of WOLFSON EXPLORES |Transformation|.


Dr Gordon Johnson: Cambridge Transformed. Town and Gown in the Twentieth Century.

Dr Gordon Johnson - speech on the history of 20thC Cambridge. 28 Nov 2019. from Wolfson College, Cambridge on Vimeo.

David Runciman: How Democracies Change.

Brexit has shown how easy it is for contemporary democracies to get stuck. But once we can see that they are no longer working, how easy is it to reinvent the way that they work? This lecture will explore the challenge of turning around failing democratic institutions without undermining the idea of democracy itself. As psychotherapists say: How can we change without changing?

Bill Janeway: The (Political and Financial) Economics of Transformational Technology (Slides for this talk can be viewed here.)

Bill Janeway Transformation from Wolfson College, Cambridge on Vimeo.

The Annual Lee Seng Tee Lecture: Ann Pettifor The great economic transformation needed to address climate breakdown: Let ideas be international, goods homespun, but, above all, let finance be national.

Ann Pettifor Lee Lecture 2019 from Wolfson College, Cambridge on Vimeo.

Professor Lloyd Peck: There be monsters

Panel Discussion The Lessons of Brexit

Professor Rebecca Kilner Transformation of life: How behaviour shapes evolution

Professor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz: Transforming cancer care

Professor Peter Jones: Transformation of mind