Metaphorum 2018

Metaphorum annual conference: Dusseldorf Nov.2-4. Having presented at the previous year’s conference in Liverpool and being interested in Stafford Beer’s model of viable systems, EHFF represented by Sean Conlan and David Somekh attended this year’s event with the aim of using the opportunity to present the EHFF project and seek reflections and suggestions on how…

EHFF in Ireland

Since we moved the main office of EHFF to Ireland at the end of last year, in anticipation of the disastrous outcome of Brexit, we did subsequently report in our newsfeed that we had successfully applied for Charity status in Ireland and this was granted in May. After the summer break we have started a…

Birmingham Salon Event

September 29th Social class in 21st Century Britain: – the NHS@70 – does it meet the needs of everyone? The Birmingham Salon events are public discussions, often on contentious social issues and David Somekh agreed to speak at this small meeting in part because the relevant session was about the current state of the NHS,…

Future structure of EHFF

As many of you will know, as a result of the threat of Brexit (i.e. that being registered in the UK, our work with the European Commission in the future would be compromised) EHFF has relocated its main office to Ireland and since May this year we have been a registered charity there (see news…