Skip to content The Open University

Events

IKD organises a wide range of events, including workshops, seminars and public lectures, and is proud to support the annual International Development Seminar Series, hosted by DPP, which covers a broad range of themes and attracts a large and varied audience.

You can view previous seminars on our podcast page.



  • Decolonising the University

    28 September 2016, 14:00 - 16:00
    Seminar Room, Level 4, Charles Pinfold Building, OU, Milton Keynes

    International Development seminar presented by Lisa Tilley (University of Warwick), Pat Noxolo (Birmingham University) and discussant Parvati Raghuram (OU).

  • Activist Intellectuals

    19 October 2016, 14:00 - 16:00
    Seminar Room, Level 4, Charles Pinfold Building, OU, Milton Keynes

    International Development seminar presented by Professor Engin Isin (POLIS, OU) with discussant Professor Suman Gupta (Literature and Cultural History, OU).

  • Economic Development, Social Policy and Inclusive Innovation

    9 November 2016, 12:30 - 14:00
    Library Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, OU, Milton Keynes

    International Development seminar presented by Professor Smita Srinivas (Indian Institute for Human Settlements & IKD Visiting Professor).