Monday, October 29, 2007

IIT/National Press Club conference on nano risk and policy

Center on Nanotechnology and Society
2nd Annual Nanopolicy Conference:
Faces of Risk: Nanopolicy and the Agenda for Safety and Society

November 30, 2007
1:00 - 5:30 p.m.
National Press Club
Washington, D.C.

Speakers include:
  • Carol Henry of the American Chemistry Council;
  • David Rejeski of the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies at the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars;
  • Charles Rubin of Duquesne University and frequent contributor to The New Atlantis;
  • Jonathan Moreno of University of Pennsylvania and senior fellow at the Center for American Progress;
  • Margaret Glass of the National Science Foundation-funded Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network (NISE Net);
  • Dietram A. Scheufele of the University of Wisconsin and the Center for Nanotechnology in Society at Arizona State University;
  • Bill Kojola of the AFL-CIO;
  • Dahlia Sokolov of the House Science Committee professional staff.