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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 354 (page 14 of 18)
10 February 2016
Inquiry Zika virus inquiry
Witnesses Dr Alain Kohl, MRC Programme Leader, University of Glasgow, Professor Dilys Morgan, Head, Gastrointestinal, Emerging and Zoonotic Infections Department, Public Health England, Graeme Tunbridge, Deputy Director, Emergency Preparedness, Resilience and Response, Department of Health, and Professor Peter Horby, Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, University of Oxford.
Oral Evidence
19 January 2016
Inquiry The science budget and the Spending Review one-off session
Witnesses Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation & Skills, Gareth Davies, Director General, Business & Science, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Oral Evidence
26 January 2016
Inquiry Digital skills inquiry
Witnesses Peter Gaynord, KS2 Teacher and Master Teacher in Computer Science, Histon and Impington Junior School, Andrew Seager, Head Teacher, Stratford School Academy, Desmond Deehan, Head Teacher, Townley Grammar School, and Sara McManus, Director of Vocational Curriculum, Carshalton College; Simon Humphreys, National Coordinator, Computing at School, Amy Solder, Education Project Lead, Nesta, and Sheila Flavell, Chief Operating Officer, FDM Group.
Oral Evidence
12 January 2016
Inquiry Digital skills inquiry
Witnesses Nick Williams, Consumer Digital Director, Lloyds Banking Group, Helen Milner, Chief Executive, Tinder Foundation, and Margaret Sambell, Director of Strategy, The Tech Partnership; Dr Ellen Helsper, Director of Graduate Studies and Associate Professor, London School of Economics, Charlotte Holloway, Head of Policy and Associate Director, techUK, and Steven Roberts, Strategic Transformation Director, Barclays plc.
Oral Evidence
15 December 2015
Inquiry Nurse review of research councils
Witnesses Sir Paul NurseProfessor Philip Nelson, Executive Group Chair, Research Councils UK, David Sweeney, Director, Research, Education and Knowledge Exchange, Higher Education Funding Council for England
Oral Evidence
1 December 2015
Inquiry The Big Data Dilemma inquiry
Witnesses Hetan Shah, Executive Director, Royal Statistical Society, Paul Maltby, Director of Data, Government Digital Service, and Gavin Starks, Chief Executive Officer, Open Data Institute; Mr Edward Vaizey MP, Minister of State for Culture and the Digital Economy, Department for Culture, Media and Sport and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, Rebecca Endean OBE, Director, Research Base, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, Baroness Shields, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Internet Safety and Security, Department for Culture, Media and Sport, and Peter Knight, Deputy Director, Research and Development Directorate, Department of Health
Oral Evidence
8 December 2015
Inquiry Investigatory Powers Bill: technology issues inquiry
Witnesses Mark Hughes, President, BT Security, and Antony Walker, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, techUK; Professor Bernard Silverman, Chief Scientific Adviser, Richard Alcock, Programme Director of the Communication Capabilities Directorate, Home Office, and Dr Bob Nowill, Chairman, Cyber Security Challenge.
Oral Evidence
24 November 2015
Inquiry Science in emergencies: UK lessons from Ebola inquiry
Witnesses Dr Edward Sykes, Senior Press Manager, Science Media Centre, Professor Paul Cosford, Director for Health Protection and Medical Director, Lily Makurah, Ebola Screening and Returning Workers Scheme Programme Manager, Public Health England, and Dr Oliver Johnson, Programme Director, King's Sierra Leone Partnership; Professor Sir Mark Walport, Government Chief Scientific Adviser, Government Office for Science, Professor Dame Sally Davies, Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health, and Brigadier Timothy Hodgetts, Medical Director, Defence Medical Services Jane Ellison MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health, and Campbell McCafferty, Director of Civil Contingencies Secretariat, Cabinet Office
Oral Evidence
20 October 2015
Inquiry Science in emergencies: UK lessons from Ebola inquiry
Witnesses Professor Tom Solomon, Health Protection Research Unit in Emerging and Zoonotic Infections, University of Liverpool, Professor Melissa Leach, Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, and Professor George Griffin, Former Chair, Advisory Committee on Dangerous Pathogens; Dr Ripley Ballou, GSK Vaccines Research and Development Centre, Rockville Maryland, Professor Adrian Hill, The Jenner Institute, University of Oxford, and Professor Trudie Lang, The Global Health Network, University of Oxford; Dr Jeremy Farrar, Wellcome Trust, and Professor Chris Whitty, Professor of Public and International Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
Oral Evidence
17 November 2015
Inquiry The Big Data Dilemma inquiry
Witnesses Chris Combemale, Chief Executive Officer, Direct Marketing Association, Professor Jonathan Montgomery, Chair, Nuffield Council on Bioethics, Renate Samson, Chief Executive, Big Brother Watch; Christopher Graham, Information Commissioner
Oral Evidence
10 November 2015
Inquiry Investigatory Powers Bill: technology issues inquiry
Witnesses Matthew Hare, Chief Executive Officer, Gigaclear, John Shaw, Vice President, Product Management, Sophos, James Blessing, Chair, Internet Services Providers' AssociationProfessor Ross Anderson, Professor of Security Engineering, University of Cambridge, Professor Mike Jackson, formally of Birmingham City Business School, Dr Joss Wright, Research Fellow, Oxford Internet Institute, Professor Sir David Omand, Visiting Professor, Department of War Studies, King's College London
Oral Evidence
27 October 2015
Inquiry The Big Data Dilemma inquiry
Witnesses Aisling Burnand, Chief Executive Officer, Association of Medical Research Charities, Professor John Williams, Director, Health Informatics Unit, Royal College of Physicians, Dame Fiona Caldicott, National Data Guardian for Health and CareGeorge Windsor, Senior Policy Researcher, Creative and Digital Economy, Nesta, Sue Daley, Head of Big Data, Cloud and Mobile, Tech UK, Dr Paul Feldman, Chief Executive, Jisc, Chirdeep Chhabra, Senior Manager, Data Programmes, Digital CatapultRichard Woolhouse, Chief Economist and Head of Research and Strategy, British Bankers' Association, James Meekings, Co-Founder and UK Managing Director, Funding Circle, Imran Gulamhuseinwala, Partner, Ernst & Young
Oral Evidence
8 September 2015
Inquiry The science budget inquiry
Witnesses Dr Ruth McKernan, Chief Executive, Innovate UK, and Martyn Sené, Deputy Director and Operations Director, National Physical Laboratory; David Sweeney, Director (Research, Education and Knowledge Exchange), Higher Education Funding Council for England, Professor Rick Rylance, Executive Group Chair, and Professor Philip Nelson, Executive Group Chair-elect, Research Councils UK.
Oral Evidence
13 October 2015
Inquiry The science budget inquiry
Witnesses Joseph Johnson MP, Minister for Universities and Science, and Gareth Davies, Director General, Knowledge and Innovation, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills; Bernard Ross, Chief Executive Officer, Sky Medical Technology Ltd, James Bromley, Chief Operations Officer, SwiftKey, and Dr Paul Beasley, Head of Research and Development UK, Siemens
Oral Evidence
15 September 2015
Inquiry The science budget inquiry
Witnesses Professor Graeme Reid, Chair of Science and Research Policy, University College London, Naomi Weir, Acting Director, Campaign for Science and Engineering (CaSE), and Nicola Dandridge, Chief Executive, Universities UK; Professor Sir Mark Walport, Government Chief Scientific Adviser, Government Office for Science; Professor Brian Cox
Oral Evidence
15 July 2015
Inquiry The science budget inquiry
Witnesses Jo Johnson MP, Minister of State for Universities and Science, Gareth Davies, Director General, Knowledge and Innovation, and Philippa Lloyd, Director General, People and Strategy, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills; Sir Paul Nurse, President, The Royal Society, Professor Richard Parker, Chair, Research and Secondments Committee, Royal Academy of Engineering, Lord Stern of Brentford, President, British Academy, and Professor Sir John Tooke, President, Academy of Medical Sciences
Oral Evidence
25 February 2015
Inquiry The future of the Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA)
Witnesses Chris Sellers, Executive Director, Strategic Sales, Capita, Dr Dan Heard, Market Director (Science), Capita, and Professor Robert Edwards, Head of the School of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development, Newcastle University; Lord de Mauley, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Natural Environment and Science, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Oral Evidence
2 March 2015
Inquiry Pre-appointment hearing (BBSRC)
Witnesses Professor Sir Gordon Duff, Government’s preferred candidate for the Chair of the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
Oral Evidence
21 January 2015
Inquiry Science and Innovation Strategy one-off session
Witnesses Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Minister of State for Universities, Science and Cities, Department for Business, Innovation & Skills, and Professor Sir Mark Walport, Government Chief Scientific Adviser, Government Office for Science
Oral Evidence
28 January 2015
Inquiry The Legacy Report Parliament 2010-15
Witnesses Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Minister of State for Universities, Science and Cities, Department for Business, Innovation & Skills; Professor Sir Mark Walport, Government Chief Scientific Adviser, Government Office for Science
Oral Evidence
Total results 354 (page 14 of 18)