Public Lecture: Seven days to change the world (Tim Harford)

The IGC hosted Tim Harford’s talk on development, entitled “Development: Do we know the difference between success and failure?”, at Oxford University’s Gulbenkian Theatre, St Cross Building, on Friday 10th June at 5.30pm.

The full series of Adapt Lectures were as follows:

Monday 6th June at 6pm

Royal Society of Arts – The Great Room, 8 John Adam Street, London WC2N 6EZ
Tickets: www.thersa.org / 020 7930 5115
Talk: Adapting: Why Success Always Starts with Failure

Tuesday 7th June at 6.30pm

London School of Economics – Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE
Tickets: www.lse.ac.uk/ 020 7405 7686
Talk: Preventing Financial Meltdowns

Wednesday 8th June at 7pm

Royal Institution – 21 Albemarle Street, London, W1S 4BS
Tickets: events@ri.ac.uk/ 020 7409 2992
Talk: Protecting ideas that matter, from the Spitfire to the Knockout Mouse

Thursday 9th June at 6pm

Cass Business School – 106 Bunhill Row, London EC1Y 8TZ
Tickets: www.cass.city.ac.uk / 020 7040 8600
Talk: Leadership lessons from the War in Iraq

Friday 10th June at 5.30pm

International Growth Centre, Oxford
Tickets: https://www.theigc.org/events/adapt-lectures-tim-harford
Talk: Development: Do we know the difference between success and failure?

Saturday 11th June

Heffer’s Cambridge/ Cambridge Student Union
Tickets: http://www.cusu.cam.ac.uk/events 020
Talk: The Adaptive Business: Google, Whole Foods, and Timpson

Sunday 12th June at midday

Waterstone’s Gower Street
Tickets: events@gowerst.waterstones.com/ 0843 290 8351
Talk: Adapting and you: how to make good mistakes in everyday life