IPSP author Christiane Spiel (chapter 19) has recently made several presentations on the topic of education and social progress.

« Education beyond teaching: Third mission of universities »
May 10, 2017. This was the keynote address at « Erasmus+ Day » at the University of Vienna, Austria.
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« The contribution of education to social progress »
June 23, 2017. At the symposium « Economy in Transition » in Vienna, Austria.
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« How education can promote social progress »
July 6, 2017. A keynote at the International Association of University Presidents (IUAP)’s « Young Scientists » conference. You can watch the video of the talk below: