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Oral evidence transcripts

Science, Innovation and Technology Committee

Committee documents that were published online before May 2010 are available by session on the Pre-2010 Publications page.

Total results 345 (page 1 of 18)
7 February 2024
Work Harnessing the power of fungi (Non-inquiry session)
Witnesses Dr Merlin Sheldrake (Biologist and Author at Entangled Life), and Professor Irina Druzhinina (Senior Research Leader in Fungal Diversity and Systematics at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew)
Oral Evidence
31 January 2024
Inquiry Commercialising quantum technologies
Witnesses Dr Steve Brierley OBE (CEO at Riverlane), Gerald Mullaly (Vice President of Commercial at Oxford Quantum Circuits), and Dr Carmen Palacios-Berraquero (CEO at Nu Quantum)
Oral Evidence
31 January 2024
Inquiry Commercialising quantum technologies
Oral Evidence
24 January 2024
Inquiry Emerging diseases and learnings from covid-19
Witnesses Dr Sergio Carmona (Chief Medical Officer and Interim CEO at FIND), and Dr In-Kyu Yoon (Acting Executive Director of Vaccine Research & Development at CEPI)
Oral Evidence
24 January 2024
Inquiry Emerging diseases and learnings from covid-19
Witnesses Professor Sir Andrew Pollard (Director at Oxford Vaccine Group), and Dr Clive Dix (Chief Executive Officer at C4X Discovery)
Oral Evidence
24 January 2024
Inquiry Emerging diseases and learnings from covid-19
Witnesses Professor Dame Anna Dominiczak (Chief Scientist at Health Scotland), Professor Chris Molloy (CEO at Medicines Discovery Catapult), and Dr Robert Howes (Head of Discovery Sciences UK at Charles River Laboratories)
Oral Evidence
10 January 2024
Inquiry UK Astronomy
Witnesses Professor Catherine Heymans (Astronomer Royal for Scotland and Professor for Observational Cosmology at University of Edinburgh), and Lord Rees of Ludlow (Astronomer Royal and Professor of Cosmology and Astrophysics at University of Cambridge)
Oral Evidence
13 December 2023
Work Work of the Department for Science, Innovation and Technology (Non-inquiry session)
Witnesses Michelle Donelan (Secretary of State at Department for Science, Innovation and Technology), and Sarah Munby (Permanent Secretary at Department for Science, Innovation and Technology)
Oral Evidence
13 December 2023
Inquiry Governance of artificial intelligence (AI)
Witnesses Michelle Donelan (Secretary of State at Department for Science, Innovation and Technology), and Sarah Munby (Permanent Secretary at Department for Science, Innovation and Technology)
Oral Evidence
29 November 2023
Inquiry Insect decline and UK food security
Oral Evidence
22 November 2023
Inquiry Commercialising quantum technologies
Witnesses Professor Alessandro Fedrizzi (Professor of Engineering and Physical Sciences at Heriot-Watt University), and Professor David Cumming (Professor of Electronic Systems at University of Glasgow)
Oral Evidence
8 November 2023
Inquiry Governance of artificial intelligence (AI)
Oral Evidence
25 October 2023
Inquiry Governance of artificial intelligence (AI)
Witnesses Dame Melanie Dawes (Chief Executive at Ofcom), and Will Hayter (Senior Director, Digital Markets Unit at Competition and Markets Authority (CMA))
Oral Evidence
18 October 2023
Inquiry Insect decline and UK food security
Witnesses Professor Linda Field (Professor Emirita at Rothamsted Research), and Professor Toby Bruce (Professor of Insect Chemical Ecology at Keele University)
Oral Evidence
6 September 2023
Inquiry Commercialising quantum technologies
Witnesses Professor Sir Peter Knight FRS (Emeritus Professor at Imperial College London, and Chair Quantum Metrology Institute at National Physical Laboratory), and Dr Michael Cuthbert (Aegis Professor at University of Bristol, and Director at National Quantum Computing Centre)
Oral Evidence
12 July 2023
Inquiry Insect decline and UK food security
Witnesses Professor Lynn Dicks (Lead of the Agroecology Research Group at University of Cambridge), and Craig Bennett (Chief Executive Officer at The Wildlife Trusts)
Oral Evidence
5 July 2023
Work The work of the Government Chief Scientific Adviser (Non-inquiry session)
Witnesses Professor Dame Angela McLean DBE FRS (The Government Chief Scientific Adviser (GCSA) at Department for Science, Innovation and Technology)
Oral Evidence
14 June 2023
Inquiry Emerging diseases and learnings from covid-19
Witnesses Professor Bryan Charleston (Director at The Pirbright Institute), and Professor Sir Peter Horby (Director at Pandemic Sciences Institute)
Oral Evidence
21 June 2023
Inquiry Emerging diseases and learnings from covid-19
Witnesses Professor Paul Digard (Chair at Virology, Roslin Institute University of Edinburgh), and Professor Ian Barr (Deputy Director at World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza)
Oral Evidence
7 June 2023
Inquiry Insect decline and UK food security
Witnesses Dr Erica McAlister (Senior Curator of Diptera at Natural History Museum), and Professor Phil Stevenson (Head of Trait Diversity and Function at Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew)
Oral Evidence
Total results 345 (page 1 of 18)