Evaluating Science in Irish Society

Evaluating Science in Society; International Experience and Perspectives

Dublin 00:00 :: 22nd May 2008

The CISC Science in Society research team (Dr. C. Domegan, Dr. K. Davison, Dr. V. McCauley and Dr. A Kane) in partnership with Discover Science and Engineering (DSE, Forfás) and STEPS to Engineering, hosted the second all-island research symposium and conference “Evaluating Science in Society; International Experience and Perspectives” in Dublin, May 22nd and 23rd, 2008.
The research symposium and conference drew together key stakeholders in this area, including Professor Svein Sjøberg, Science Education, University of Oslo, Norway; Dr. Joe Cullen, The Tavistock Institute, UK, Queen’s University, Belfast; Dr. Sally Montgomery, W5, Belfast; SFI, Science Foundation of Ireland; TREO, third level institutions for science communication and outreach; IRCHSET, American Chamber of Commerce; IBEC, Irish Business and Employers Confederation and researchers from Irish universities.

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