The RSE organises around 55 events each year including public lectures, conferences and discussion forums that are aimed both at the general public and the specialist.

The RSE’s independence and the breadth of its Fellowship combine to enable leading specialists, researchers and the general public to engage in well-informed debates on topical issues concerning the well-being of Scotland.

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Festival of Politics

The Scottish Parliament are hosting their 14th Festival of Politics from 10–13 October 2018 and this year, the RSE is working in partnership with the Scottish Parliament. Professor Lesley Yellowlees CBE FRSE will be joining the discussion on ‘What Does Gender Equality Look Like?’ and Professor Gabriele Hegerl FRS FRSE will join the ‘Environmental Migration’ discussion.

RSE@ Inverness: Highland Wildlife

Join us at Talla Nan Ros, Kingussie, to hear about the latest research and activities from the Highland Wildlife Park and other wildlife and biodiversity experts.