The Vice Chancellor's inaugural lecture: The nature of risk LIVE STREAM from 6pm

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The Nature of Risk

Who this event is for

  • Everyone

Location

JHB Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane site

Details

This event will be streamed live from 6pm

Risk is all around us.

We take various kinds of risk every day of our lives, but how can we try to control and understand risk?

As Alistair will explore in his inaugural lecture, it turns out this may be a lot more subtle than it might first appear.

About the speaker

PROFESSOR ALISTAIR FITT - Vice Chancellor, Oxford Brookes
Professor Alistair Fitt took on the role of Vice Chancellor of Oxford Brookes in February 2015. Prior to this, he was the University’s Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research and Knowledge Exchange following 22 years spent at the University of Southampton, latterly as the Head of the School of Mathematics and then Pro Vice-Chancellor, International. Alistair is a highly respected researcher in the field of mathematics.