Agenda for Thursday, July 2

a. Plenary sessions

4. Editors discuss the future of science journalism 2009-07-02 10:00 - 11:00
5. Science Based Policy Making: Advising Government 2009-07-02 16:30 - 17:30

b. Parallel sessions

21. Advocacy science journalism 2009-07-02 11:30 - 13:00
22. Blogs, big physics and breaking news 2009-07-02 11:30 - 13:00
23.
 
Genetics in the news information in the daily press: a comparison between daily papers in Belgium,
Canada and France
2009-07-02 11:30 - 13:00
 
24. A picture of health? Who shapes public opinion on pharma? 2009-07-02 11:30 - 13:00
25. Promises, promises: The Ethics of Unbridled Optimism 2009-07-02 11:30 - 13:00
25.1a. How to start up a science media centre... and keep it running in top gear 2009-07-02 13:30 - 14:30
26. Embargoes in science reporting: Friend or foe? 2009-07-02 14:30 - 16:00
27. Reporting cancer breakthroughs: Striking the right note 2009-07-02 14:30 - 16:00
28. Breakonomics, did careless reporting precipitate the global crisis? 2009-07-02 14:30 - 16:00
29. Heartbreak and hype: The only way to sell an engineering story 2009-07-02 14:30 - 16:00
30. Climate change coverage: The messy marriage of science, policy, and politics 2009-07-02 14:30 - 16:00

 

d. Press Briefings and Fringe Events

6. Pimp my podcast: Using multimedia to enhance your reporting [2] 2009-07-02 11:00 - 13:00
7. Meet the European CDC – a source of data, comment and analysis for science journalists 2009-07-02 13:30 - 14:30
8. Nanotechnology: Addressing the risks, fulfilling the promise 2009-07-02 14:30 - 15:30

 

e. Breakfasts/Lunches/Receptions

 

LS6. An AIDS vaccine: Mission impossible? 2009-07-02 13:15 - 14:15
LS7. Global uncertainties: Security for all in a changing world 2009-07-02 13:15 - 14:15
LS8. The $1,000 genome is coming: Are we ready? 2009-07-02 13:15 - 14:15
LS9. Friendship or Friction: How the media relates to the research community 2009-07-02 13:15 - 14:15
  Farewell Party 2009-07-02 17:30 - 19:00