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Panel discussion on social commitment of scientists: “Grenzüberschreitungen: Wie öffentlich soll Wissenschaft sein?”


Date: Monday, 27th of January 2020, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Venue: WissenschaftsForum, Markgrafenstraße 37, 10117 Berlin

Organizers: National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina”, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies & Population Europe, the European Research Network at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Berlin

Moderator: Dr. Andreas Edel, Executive Secretary of Population Europe

Registration: This event is open to anyone interested and free of charge. Please register via: www.leopoldina.org/form/anmeldung-grenzueberschreitungen/

Panel members: 

  • Prof. Dr. Antje Boetius, Director of the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, Chair of the Steering Committee of Wissenschaft im Dialog” and Professor of Geo-microbiology at the University of Bremen
  • Dr. Michael Meister, Member of German Parliament and Parliamentary State Secretary at the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research
  • Prof. Dr. Patrizia Nanz, Scientific Director at the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) and Professor of Transformative Sustainability Studies at the University of Potsdam
  • Prof. Regina T. Riphahn, Vice President of the Leopoldina and Chair of Statistics and Empirical Economics at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
  • Dr. Ernst Dieter Rossmann, Member of German Parliament and Chairman of the Board of Education, Research and Technological Impact Assessment

Further information on the event can be found at www.leopoldina.org/veranstaltungen/veranstaltung/event/2772/