2nd European TA conference: "The Next Horizon of Technology Assessment"
The PACITA network, a network of TA institutions from across Europe, holds its second European TA conference under the motto "The Next Horizon of Technology Assessment", aiming at taking stock of and supporting exchange on TA capacities available in Europe. The conference will bring together for three days in Berlin a broad and diverse range of TA experts and others interested in critically reflecting the role of technology in society. They will share knowledge about and experiences with various practices of technology assessment such as cross-disciplinary expert studies, stakeholder involvement, citizen consultation and parliamentary discourse, stimulating mutual learning of TA practitioners and researchers.
Work by SYNENERGENE will be presented in several presentations, and one session will be dedicated specifically to “Approaching Synthetic Biology for Societal Evaluation and Public Dialogue”.
Preliminary programme (as of November 2014)