Hosted by the School of Journalism, with the participation of the Institute for Applied and Professional Ethics and the Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena Institute
January 14th, 2005, 12:00 to 5:00 pm
This workshop provides an introduction to nanotechnology, and more specifically, toward developing awareness and working knowledge of ethical issues in this emerging field. The workshop will examine media coverage of nanotechnologies, and provide a forum for discussion of interaction of society and business regarding this new global technology frontier.
The program includes a welcome lunch, presentations by practitioners in the fields of journalism, ethics, business and nanoscience, and a discussion session.
Registration is required, as space is limited. Participants may register until 5pm January 10, 2005 at the registration page.