Great expectations

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Riksbankens Jubileumsfond (The Swedish Foundation for Humanities and Social Sciences), the foundation arranged the seminar "Great expectations", on the future of research.

Gustaf Arrhenius participated in one of the discussions, about the future of regional universities, on what foundations can do for them and about how the humanities can get better at global outreach.

Participants: Gustaf Arrhenius, professor and director at the Institute for Futures Studies, Wilhelm Krull, general secretary of Volkswagen Foundation and Helga Nowotny, professor of sciences research. Moderator: Johanna Koljonen. Recorded on the 6th of May 2015 at Grand Hotel, Stockholm.

Download the talk as a podcast at UR Samtiden's webb