Strengthening the Roles of Universities in National Science Policymaking: Education, Research and Engagement
Sponsored by the University of Michigan Office of Research
LOCATION: U-M Rackham Amphitheatre, Fourth Floor. SPONSOR: U-M Office of Research DATE:March 30-31, 2015 (see Detailed Schedule)
This conference, part of the University of Michigan’s Jerome B. Wiesner Symposium series, brings together top decision-makers and thought leaders to develop a set of recommendations aimed at highlighting and improving ways that universities contribute to science policymaking in the United States.
KEY PRESENTERS INCLUDE:
John Holdren, director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and co-chair of the President’s Council on Science and Technology.
Ralph Cicerone, president of the National Academy of Sciences.
France Cordova, director of the National Science Foundation.
Rush Holt, chief executive officer of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and former member of Congress.
There is no fee to attend this symposium, but registration is required.