|Day and time||Friday, March 15th, 2013: 10:00 – 13:15|
In the ‘Emerging Technologies’ session, the results of empirical research and conceptual reflections on a variety of emerging fields of science and technology were presented, including outcomes of research projects at EU and national levels. The presentations covered emerging technologies in such areas as synthetic biology, security, food, mining, nanotechnology, human whole genome sequencing, neurodevices and biocybernetic adaptation. Shared challenges of technology assessment activities on emerging technologies were discussed by the presenters and other participants in the session.
The abstracts of the session can be read here.
Presentations of the session:
- M. Bonfanti / J.C. Burbiel / S. Goymann / E. Mordini / R. Schietke
- B. Wepner / G. Huppertz
- J. Allison / D. Broun
- M. Steinfeldt
- B. Giese / S. Königstein / C. Pade / H. Wigger / A. von Gleich
- H. König / C. Coenen / D. Frank / R. Heil
- R. van Est / D. Stemerding