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From Nanotechnologies To Emerging Technologies; Towards A Global Responsibility

S.Net International Conference 2015, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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October 18-21 2015

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

 

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We are proud to invite you to Montreal for the annual S.NET Conference organized in partnership with the Ne3LS Network.

Fern Wickson

President, S.Net Scientific Board

Marie-Hélène Parizeau

Scientific Director, Ne3LS Network

Charles-Anica Endo

Executive Director, Ne3LS Network

 

The Society for the Study of Nanosciences and Emerging Tecgnologies (S.Net), in partnership with Network for the study of Ethical, Economic, Environmental, Legal and Social aspects regarding Nanotechnologies (Ne3LS Network) is hosting an international conference to initiate thought-provoking discussion on the responsible development of nanotechnology and emerging technologies. The 7th S.Net International Conference will explore the following themes within an international and multidisciplinary framework:

  • Scientific and social assessment of emerging technologies for a sustainable society
  • Responsible research and innovation in a global context
  • Emerging technologies in energy, food and agriculture
  • Safety research; from occupational health to ecohealth
  • The economics, politics and ethics of innovation
  • Emerging technologies and the future; narratives, visions and practices
  • Governance and regulation; international and North-South perspective
  • Innovation and the military complex

In addition, the invited speakers will address the following themes at the plenary session:

  • The role of the state in assessing, framing and applying public policies on nanotechnologies and emerging technologies
  • Representations, applications and impacts of nanotechnologies and emerging technologies in the fields of energy, health, food and agriculture

 

The S.Net International Conference 2015 hereby invites you to submit an abstract for presentation. For more details, please refer to section call for papers.

 For any question about the conference, please contact :

Jimmy Voisine

Project Manager, Ne3LS Network

Faculté de Philosophie, Université Laval

Pavillon Félix-Antoine Savard

2325, rue des bibliothèques,

Quebec city, QC, G1V0A6

Phone : 418-656-2131 ext.: 3816

E-mail : jimmy.voisine@ne3ls.ca

For any question about on how to become a sponsor, please contact :

Charles-Anica Endo

Executive Director, Ne3LS Network

Faculté de Philosophie, Université Laval

Pavillon Félix-Antoine Savard

2325, rue des bibliothèques,

Quebec city, QC, G1V0A6

Phone : 514-515-3336

E-mail :charles-a.endo@ne3ls.ca