This page sets out the editorial guidelines for the filming of Ri Talks.
The Royal Institution is a forum for the free and open discussion of ideas, and we recognise the fundamental importance of freedom of speech within the law. All speakers who contribute to any of our programmes represent their own views and do not necessarily represent the views of the Royal Institution.
Our Ri Talk films must accurately reflect the lectures on which they were based. We edit Ri Talks for the following reasons:
We never edit Ri Talks to change the content or meaning the presenter aimed to convey, this includes any political or controversial statements. We do however reserve the right not to show talks.
We retain discretion to not release an event we have filmed. Below are some of the reasons why we may not release films on our YouTube channel: