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Oral evidence transcripts

Science and Technology Committee

Total results 57 (page 3 of 3)
21 July 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Matt Hancock (Secretary of State for Health and Social Care at Department for Health and Social Care), and Sir Chris Wormald (Permanent Secretary at Department for Health and Social Care)
Committees Science and Technology Committee
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16 July 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Sir Patrick Vallance, Government Chief Scientific Adviser
Committees Science and Technology Committee
Oral Evidence
9 July 2020
Inquiry UK telecommunications infrastructure and the UK’s domestic capability
Witnesses Dr Yao Wenbing (Vice President Business Development and Partnerships at Huawei UK), Mr Jeremy Thompson (Vice President at Huawei UK), Victor Zhang (Vice President and Chief Representative at Huawei UK), Woojune Kim (Executive Vice President at Samsung), Andrea Dona (Head of Networks at Vodafone UK), and Howard Watson (Chief Technology and Information Officer at BT Group)
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1 July 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Professor Sarah Gilbert (Professor of Vaccinology at University of Oxford), Kate Bingham (Chair at UK Government Vaccine Taskforce), Professor Sir John Bell (Regius Professor of Medicine at University of Oxford), Professor Jonathan Van-Tam (Deputy Chief Medical Officer and Lead, Therapeutics Taskforce at Department for Health and Social Care), and Dr Jonathan Sheffield (Covid-19 Research Operations Director at University of Central Lancashire)
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24 June 2020
Inquiry UK telecommunications infrastructure and the UK’s domestic capability
Witnesses Matthew Evans (Director (Markets) at techUK), Professor Dimitra Simeonidou (Professor of High Performance Networks at University of Bristol), and Attilio Zani (Executive Director at Telecom Infra Project)
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10 June 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Professor Mark Woolhouse OBE (Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology at University of Edinburgh), Professor Johan Giesecke (Former State Epidemiologist for Sweden and Professor Emeritus at Karolinska Institute), Professor Neil Ferguson OBE (Professor of Mathematical Biology at Imperial College London), Professor Matt Keeling (Professor of Mathematics and Life Sciences at University of Warwick), and Dr Nicholas Davies (Research Fellow in Mathematical Modelling at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine)
Committees Science and Technology Committee
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17 June 2020
Inquiry Commercial genomics
Witnesses Dr Tara Clancy (Council Member at Nuffield Council on Bioethics), Graeme Tunbridge (Director of Devices at Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency), Lord Bethell (Minister for Innovation at Department of Health and Social Care), and Professor Sir Mark Caulfield (Chief Scientist at Genomics England)
Committees Science and Technology Committee
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5 June 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Professor Carol Propper (Professor of Economics at Imperial College London), Professor John Kay (Economist and Fellow in Economics at St John's College, University of Oxford), Professor James Poterba (Mitsui Professor of Economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Professor John Loughhead (Chief Scientific Adviser at Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy), and Philip Duffy (Chief Scientific Adviser at Her Majesty's Treasury)
Committees Science and Technology Committee
Oral Evidence
22 May 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Professor Yvonne Doyle (Medical Director and Director for Health Protection at Public Health England), Professor John Newton (Director of Health Improvement at Public Health England), Professor Andrew Curran (Chief Scientific Adviser at Health and Safety Executive), and Professor Catherine Noakes (Professor of Environmental Engineering for Buildings at University of Leeds)
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13 May 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Professor Alan Penn (Chief Scientific Adviser at Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government), Osama Rahman (Chief Scientific Adviser and Director of Analysis at Department for Education), Professor Phil Blythe (Chief Scientific Adviser at Department for Transport), and Professor John Aston (Chief Scientific Adviser at Home Office)
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7 May 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Professor Sir Ian Diamond, National Statistician, Professor John Edmunds OBE (Professor of Infectious Disease Modelling at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine), Professor David Peters (Chair of the Department of International Health at John Hopkins University), and Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter (Chair of the Winton Centre for Risk and Evidence Communication at University of Cambridge)
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28 April 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Professor Danny Altmann (Professor of Immunology at Imperial College London, and Spokesperson at British Society for Immunology), Professor Susan Michie (Professor of Health Psychology at University College London), Matthew Gould CMG MBE (Chief Executive Officer at NHSX), Professor Lilian Edwards (Professor of Law, Innovation and Society at Newcastle Law School), and Professor Christophe Fraser (Senior Group Leader in Pathogen Dynamics at University of Oxford Big Data Institute)
Committees Science and Technology Committee
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24 April 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Dr Frank Atherton, Chief Medical Officer for Wales, Dr Michael McBride, Chief Medical Officer for Northern Ireland, Dr Gregor Smith, Interim Chief Medical Officer for Scotland, and Professor Chris Whitty, Chief Medical Officer for England (Chief Scientific Adviser at Department of Health and Social Care)
Committees Science and Technology Committee
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16 April 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Professor Graham Medley (Professor of Infectious Disease Modelling at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine), Dr James Rubin (Reader in the Psychology of Emerging Health Risks at Kings College London), Professor Xihong Lin (Professor of Biostatistics at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health), Professor Dr. Clemens Fuest (President at German Institute for Economic Research), and Professor Dr. Herwig Ostermann (Executive Director at Austrian Public Health Institute)
Committees Science and Technology Committee
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8 April 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Committees Science and Technology Committee
Oral Evidence
18 March 2020
Work Budget 2020: Research and Innovation Spending (Non-inquiry session)
Witnesses Professor Sir Mark Walport (Chief Executive at UK Research and Innovation), Sir John Kingman (Chair at UK Research and Innovation), Alexandra Jones (Director, Science, Research and Innovation at Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy), Harriet Wallace (Director, International Research and Innovation at Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy), Rupert Lewis (Chief Science Policy Officer at Royal Society), and Tim Figures (Director, Technology, Sustainability and Innovation at Make UK)
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25 March 2020
Inquiry UK Science, Research and Technology Capability and Influence in Global Disease Outbreaks
Witnesses Professor Neil Ferguson (Director at MRC Centre for Global Infectious Disease Analysis, Imperial College London), Dr Richard Horton (Editor-in-Chief at The Lancet Panel), Dr Melanie Saville (Director of Vaccine Research and Development at Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations), Professor Andrew Pollard (Professor of Paediatric Infection and Immunity at University of Oxford), Sir Patrick Vallance, The Government Chief Scientific Adviser, and Professor Sharon Peacock (Director of the National Infection Service at Public Health England)
Committees Science and Technology Committee
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Total results 57 (page 3 of 3)