Responsible Research and Innovation is another way of describing ‘Society Inside® which is mainly used in academia and research funding, though increasingly in policy and business. We have developed a series of Principles for Responsible Innovation (currently being adapted to become Commitments for Society Inside®. We have also considered how they might work for different areas, GM Insects, Health related areas and Robotics. (See below).
The European Commission asked us to write an accessible paper ‘What is Responsible Research and Innovation’, for others in different parts of the Commission who were new to the term. Check it out here: