Past Matters: Research Futures

Commentary and reactions from the AHRC Care for the Future 'Past Matters: Research Futures' panel discussion chaired by Loyd Grossman at The Royal Society, London on Monday 12th December 2016.


  1. The ‘Past Matters, Research Futures’ panel discussion brought together Dr Loyd Grossman, Ghislaine Glasson-Deschaumes, Professor Sandra Kemp, Carole Souter and Professor Andrew Thompson to explore issues including heritage, research collaboration, and early career research paths.

    The discussion took the form of a 'Question Time' style debate, with questions submitted by Early Careers Researchers working in the heritage space.

    This summary captures the live Twitter commentary and conversation surrounding the discussion...

  2. Live Commentary

  3. If heritage is a gift to future generations, is it a gift they can refuse?

    Sarah May
  4. How can the study of heritage, or the work of heritage professionals, relate to or inform Global Challenges and sustainable development goals?

    Wendy Asquith