Creating Responsible BioeconomiesThere is a need for the discussion of RRI in advanced biotechnology to be expanded to include the holistic concept of bioeconomy. In a series of future events, SYNENERGENE will take aspects of the bioeconomy into account. More
#SynbioForum: Read Rathenau's Storify of the event!Curious to know what happened at the #SynbioForum? Want to see some pictures? Read the Rathenau Institute's great summary of all tweets. Go to Storify
iGEMer’s Guide to the FutureThe iGEMer’s Guide to the Future is an interactive web-based tool that supports iGEM teams in their integrated human practices work and to do responsible research and innovation. More
Responsible Research and Innovation in Synthetic BiologySynenergene was a four-years project supported by the European Commission, aiming to establish an open dialogue concerning the potential benefits and risks of synthetic biology. The project ended in 2017. read more
The workshop "UFZ Energy Days" is organised by the project on "EnergyLandUse – Land Use Aspects of Transforming the Energy System".
This conference on Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI): The Problematic Quest for "Right" Impacts brings to
On 18th to 20th February, around 70 students aged 16-19 will come together and debate over the topic of “The Future of Human Being” in Tartu. The event is also a part of the European Student Parliament sessions project.
Rüdiger Trojok, DIYbiologist and SYNENERGENE collaborator, is going to give a preview of his new book "Biohacking - Gentechnologi
The workshop, organised by Ana Delgado, Goksel Misirli, Anil Wipat and Claire Smith, addresses new practices and ethics of sharing in biology and on the role of new research communities, emerging in part due to the use of digital infrastructures a
Four EU-funded projects dealing with issues of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) will join for a final conference.
To mark the start of its new funding initiative "Life?
To celebrate the launch of STS Austria, a new professional organization for Science and Technology Studies (STS) scholars, the international conference "Living in Techn
The Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) holds its annual meeting November 11-14 in Denver, Colorado. There is no predetermined theme for the 4S conference, it covers all aspects of science and technology studies (STS).
The conference "Engaging Society in Responsible Research and Innovation: What’s Next" is organised by Engage 2020.
FSCONS 2015, the 'Free Society Conference and Nordic Summit', addresses questions of society, culture and technology in an open, participatory and multi-disciplinary manner.
SynBioBeta is a conference that links research in synthetic biology with industry, investors and policy-makers.
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The CASTLE project aims at educating sustainability experts for the broader bio-based economy.
The iGEM competition, engaging thousands of students in synthetic biology, is in its twelve's round. The finals, called the "Giant Jamboree", take place in Boston, 24-28 September 2015.
MaxSynBio, the research network on synthetic biology of the Max Planck Society, is organising a public debate on "Where is Synbio heading in Germany?" ("Wohin entwickelt sich die Synthetische Biologie in
This conference, which aims to be a debate forum in which to discuss and exchange Synthetic Biology ideas with international scientific leaders experts in different subdisciplines of the field, is organised by B-Debate and Pompeu Fabra University,