mandag den 7. juni 2010

Scientific Social Responsibility

17. juni 2010 (1 pm - 5.30 pm):
Scientific Social Responsibility
Konferencecenteret i Fiolstræde, Fiolstræde 44, 1171 København K
Se: "about Scientific Social Responsibility":

The development towards knowledge societies calls for a renewed discussion of the social responsibility of research institutions and actors. This conference aims to set the scene for a wider debate on the role of ‘Scientific Social Responsibility’.

1.00 pm Welcome and introduction
• Maja Horst, associate professor, Copenhagen Business School
• Steen Rasmussen, professor, University of Southern Denmark
• Claus Hviid Christensen, Haldor Topsøe. Moderator

Key Note: SSR - Why does it matter?
Klaus Peter Bøgesø, vice president of external affairs, Lundbeck A/S

Key Note: International perspectives on SSR
Alan Irwin, professor and research dean, Copenhagen Business School

2.00 pm Break
2.20 pm Panel 1: SSR and the daily scientific practice
• Poul Krogsgaard Larsen, professor, University of Copenhagen
• Erik V. Thomsen, professor, Danish Technical University
• Lene Koch, professor, University of Copenhagen
• Mark Bedau, professor, Reed College and University of Southern Denmark

Panel 2: SSR and the impact on research management
• Lene Lange, professor and vice dean, Aalborg University
• Flemming Besenbacher, professor, Aarhus University
• Lars H. Pedersen, Ph.D., Director R&D and Operations

Panel 3: SSR, policy formulation and the national regulation of science
• David Gee, European Environment Agency
• Finn Kjærsdam, rector, Aalborg University
• Hans Müller Petersen, vice director, Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation

Final discussion: The future of SSR
• Maja Horst, associate professor, CBS
• Jesper Strandskov, dean, SDU
5.15 pm Wine reception

Deadline for registration: 10 June 2010
Participation fee: There is no participation fee.

Contact persons
Consultant Line Gry Knudsen
Tel: +45 33 42 66 03
Consultant Søren Elmer Kristensen
Tel: +45 45 96 08 16

CBS - Copenhagen Business School
ISSP - The Initiative for Science, Society and Policy, SDU - University of Southern Denmark