bioSYNergy Kick-Off Event – University of Copenhagen

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07 January 2014

bioSYNergy Kick-Off Event

!! PLEASE OBSERVE: THE MEETING HAS BEEN MOVED TO 19. FEBRUARY !!

 

Date: 19the February OBS NEW DATE

Time: 13:00-17:00

Venue: Festsalen, Bülowsvej 17, 1870 Frederiksberg C

Reception: Konsistoriums mødesal

Building on the UNIK Synthetic Biology initiative, bioSYNergy focuses on sustainable production of high value compounds in plants while at the same time setting new standards for collaborative science by integrating societal, ethical and legal aspects of synthetic biology in the scientific development as well as the promising fields of open innovation and the DIYbio community.

bioSYNergy welcomes all to the kick-off of the new synthetic biology program at Center for Synthetic Biology, Faculty of Science, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences.

Program

13-13.10:

Welcome by Birger Lindberg Møller

13.10- 13.20:                                    

Welcome by Vice-Director of Research and Innovation Anna Haldrup

13.20-13.40

The Anatomy of bioSYNergy; Synthetic Biology for Scientific and Societal Growth by prof. Birger Lindberg Møller

13.40-14:

Synbio in Societal Dialogue: Responsible Research and Innovation by Head of Department of Media, Cognition and Communication Maja Horst and Ass. Prof. Sune Holm.

14-14.20:

Synbio Business and Innovation; Open Science and Innovation by Ass. Prof. and PhD Jacob Wested.

14.20-14.40:

Break

14.40-16:

bioSYNergy at a glance: Short presentations of core projects by selected researchers

 

On the Edge of Collaborative Science by philosopher and documentarist Allan Alfred Birkegaard Hansted

16-17:

Reception


All are welcome
You are welcome to forward this invitation to those you find relevant.

Program may be subject to slight changes.

For more information: Nanna Heinz, Research Coordinator, Center for Synthetic Biology, Heinz@plen.ku.dk or +4550831884