‘The Agenda for Nano-ethics’

Organised by CEPTES & TA-NanoNed

Wednesday, September 27, 2006

10.00 – 18.00 hours

Location: Drienerburght, University of Twente

ONLY 25 PEOPLE CAN PARTICIPATE. FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED

Registration is free. Send your name and affiliation to: K.Waelbers@utwente.nl,

stating your interest to attend the workshop ‘the agenda for nano-ethics’.

Program

10.00 – 10.30 Coffee – tea

10.30 – 10.40 Welcome address by Dr. Tsj. Swierstra

First session Chair: Dr. P. Brey

10.40 – 11.20 Dr. M. Boenink (Philosophy Department, University of Twente)

11.20 – 12.00 Prof. Dr. A. Johnson (Department of Philosophy, University of South Carolina)

12.00 – 12.40 Prof. Dr. M. Decker (Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe GmbH, Institut für Technikfolgenabschätzung und Systemanalyse (ITAS,) to be confirmed)

12.40 – 13.30 Lunch

Second session Chair: Dr. Tsj. Swiertra

13.30 – 14.10 Dr. B. Gordijn (Department of Ethics, Philosophy and History of Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen)

14.10 – 14.50 Dr. Ir. R. van Est (Rathenau Instituut)

14.50 – 15.30 Prof. Dr. J. van den Hoven (Philosophy Department, Technical University Delft)

15.30 – 15.50 Coffee - tea

Third session Chair: Dr. P. Brey

15.50 – 16.30 Prof. Dr. A. Rip (BBT/STEhPS, University of Twente)

16.30 – 17.15 Discussion: Is there anything really new in nano-ethics?

17.15 – 17.20 Closing remarks by the chair

17.20 - … Drinks