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Visiting Research Fellow Dr Birgit Schippers on 'Why technology puts human rights at risk'

9/07/2018 - Movies such as 2001: A Space Odyssey, Blade Runner and Terminator brought rogue robots and computer systems to our cinema screens. But these days, such classic science fiction spectacles don’t seem so far removed from reality.

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Forces in Mind Trust

19/06/2018 - How Counter-Insurgency Warfare Experiences Impact upon the Post-Deployment Reintegration of Land-Based British Army Personnel

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The Good Friday Agreement remains high on the Brexit agenda, for now

11/06/2018 - Following a recent conference at Queen's University, Jamie Pow summarises some of the main themes arising from the discussions led by some of the world’s leading scholars of the Good Friday Agreement and European politics.

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Harri Holkeri Lecture 2018

30/05/2018 - President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins delivers lecture at Queen's University Belfast

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Honorary Professorship awarded to Former Speaker of the Northern Ireland Assembly Mitchel McLaughlin

22/05/2018 - Queen’s University Belfast has awarded former Speaker of the Northern Ireland Assembly, Mitchel McLaughlin an Honorary Professorship in Peace Studies at the Senator George J. Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice.

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Queen’s Awards Honorary Professorship To Former First Minister Peter Robinson

18/05/2018 - Queen’s University Belfast has awarded former Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson an Honorary Professorship in Peace Studies at the Senator George J. Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice.

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Visiting Research Fellow Dr Birgit Schippers on ‘Security in the age of killer robots’

1/05/2018 - The definition of ‘autonomy’ and the blurring of boundaries between legitimate use and abuse stand in the way of an agreed consensus on the future of lethal robots.

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Security and Justice in the Age of Killer Robots

Date(s): 29/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
Time: 10:30AM - 2:30PM
Location: Peter Froggatt Centre, Room 02/017, Queen's University Belfast

Workshop

“What’s Wrong with Equality?”

Date(s): 30/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
Time: 9:30AM - 1:00PM
Location: 174 Trust, Duncairn Complex, Duncairn Avenue, Belfast

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