Policy

Voice of the Future 2018

Organised by the Royal Society of Biology on behalf of the science and engineering community, this annual event reverses the format of a Parliamentary Select Committee, so that MPs have to answer questions rather than ask them.  This unique scenario gives… Read More ›

Applying Microbiology to Policy

  On 22 March, we convened the inaugural meeting of the new SfAM Policy Subcommittee, here at Charles Darwin House. Chris, the Society’s policy officer, recounts the meeting. One step beyond Kicking off the first meeting of our Policy Subcommittee,… Read More ›

Hearing the Voice of the Future

On Wednesday 15th March, five of our ECS members travelled to Westminster to represent SfAM at the RSB-organised Voice of the Future event. Set in the middle of British Science Week, this unique Q&A session gave young researchers and students the chance to grill MPs and government officials on science and engineering policy. Our policy officer, Chris, reports on the day.