"Intelligence(s)" by Anders Sandberg

An exceptional guest at the School of Management and Innovation
  • Anders Sandberg, Senior Research Fellow at the University ©University of OxfordAnders Sandberg, Senior Research Fellow at the University ©University of Oxford

Anders Sandberg is Senior Research Fellow at the Future of Humanity Institute at the Oxford Martin School, University of Oxford. His research centres on societal and ethical issues surrounding neuroscience, human enhancement and new technologies.

"Cities in the planetary garden"

Leoluca Orlando, Mayor of Palermo, lectures at the Urban School
  • Mayor Leoluca Orlando ©Comune di PalermoMayor Leoluca Orlando ©Comune di Palermo

Known for his work fighting the Sicilian mafia as Mayor of Palermo in the 1980s and 90s, Leoluca Orlando now uses his position to advance the rights of migrants within Italy and elsewhere. He is currently negotiating to persuade the EU to allow freedom of movement for migrants. Follow his keynote speech,‘Cities in the Planetary Garden’, at the rentrée of the Sciences Po Urban School.

Biography:

Sharyl Attkisson at the School of Journalism

Watch her keynote
  • Sharyl Attkisson ©CBSSharyl Attkisson ©CBS

For the start of this academic year, the School of Journalism’s guest of honour was award-winning investigative journalist Sharyl Attkisson. Formerly an anchor for CNN and CBS News and now host of Full Measure, a US investigative news series, Attkisson has won multiple Emmy Awards and published two best-selling works of non-fiction, The Smear and Stonewalled.

"I discovered a continent and career I love"

Anna Těhlová, Graduate of the Urban School, found her passion in Nairobi
  • Street in Nairobi, KenyaStreet in Nairobi, Kenya

Anna Těhlová, a 2017 graduate of the Urban School: Governing the Large Metropolis, is now the Co-founder and Coordinator of the Public Space Network in Nairobi, Kenya. Read the interview.

"To be a PhD student is to be at the heart of knowledge production"

  • Doctoral School's dean Pierre François ©Sciences PoDoctoral School's dean Pierre François ©Sciences Po

Of Sciences Po’s seven graduate schools, the Doctoral School has a unique status. This school awards both Master’s and doctoral degrees, and supports aspiring researchers at the beginning of their research careers in law, economics, history, political science and sociology. At the Research Forum – an annual event for students that promotes careers in research – the Doctoral School’s new dean Pierre François, a researcher at the Centre for the Sociology of Organisations, sat down for an interview.

"As arbitration practitioners, we have a duty to take part in institution building"

  • Leia Shin in ParisLeia Shin in Paris

After four years of working as a lawyer in international arbitration and cross-border litigation, Leia Shin (33) decided that it was time to take her expertise to the next level. She left Lee & Ko, the second largest law firm in Seoul, to begin an LLM in Transnational Arbitration & Dispute Settlement at the Sciences Po Law School in Paris.

The Pulitzer prizes in an era of change

Opening lecture at the School of Journalism
  • Mike Pride ©Sciences PoMike Pride ©Sciences Po

On 1 September 2017, Mike Pride, former administrator of the Pulitzer Prizes, gave the opening lecture at the Sciences Po School of Journalism. 

Sciences Po launches the School of Management and Innovation

To train professionals capable of rethinking the role of business in society
  • Sciences Po School of Management and Innovation ©Sciences PoSciences Po School of Management and Innovation ©Sciences Po

Today, business is under increasing scrutiny with regard to its social responsibilities. By contributing to economic growth, companies play a significant social and political role in addition to their economic one, with an impact at the local, national and transnational levels. They are now expected to reconcile the interests of their shareholders with those of many other stakeholders, while addressing issues of the common good.

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