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Oct 17

SpacePort Scotland - Evaluating the Socio-Economic Benefits

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 10:30 to 13:00

UNISON, 60 Belford Road, Douglas House, Edinburgh EH4 3DR

The creation of a spaceport in the Highlands of Scotland was announced recently by the UK Space Agency. The OU's Benefits of the European Space Agency Exploration Roadmap in Socio-economics research team are holding an event to discuss the benefits of evaluating the socio-economics of space exploration, and what that might mean for a spaceport in Scotland. 

Oct 24

OU Roadshow Employer Events - Across Scotland

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 13:30 to Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 12:30

Shetland, Orkney, Oban, Dumfries, Inverness, Irvine and Stirling

The OU is running a roadshow of events for employers across Scotland in 2019 - our 50th anniversary year - in partnership with the Scottish Council for Development and Industry (SCDI). 

OU Roadshow Public Events - Across Scotland

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 13:30 to Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 12:30

Shetland, Orkney, Dumfries, Inverness, Irvine and Stirling

The Open University is hosting public information stands at venues across Scotland in Autumn 2019. Come along and meet our OU staff to find out what it’s like to study with us, what modules and qualifications we offer, and what funding options are available.

Feb 24

Living on the Moon! The next 50 years - Dr Mahesh Anand

Monday, February 24, 2020 - 19:30 to Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 21:00

Dumfries, Borders and Ayr

Join Dr Mahesh Anand, Open University Reader in Planetary Science and Exploration, as he explores how and why the Moon could play host to a sustainable human presence as we enter an era of ‘New Space’.

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If you are interested in potentially holding an event with us,

call +44 (0) 131 226 3851  
email scotland