Technology Assessment: German and international approaches

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11/20/2019 - 11/20/2019 | Bonn

Technology Assessment: German and international approaches

A background discussion in November aims at learning about the various approaches and to discuss, whether, given the scale of global challenges and outreach of mitigation technologies, TA should be significantly scaled-up and organized multilaterally.

Whatever the stance towards disruptive innovation to meet global challenges, it is worth reflecting about existing approaches to technology impact assessment and related forecasts. Since around three decades, the German parliament receives scientifically founded advice to assess technological developments and possible impacts. Other countries have similar offices for technology assessment in place. A background discussion in November aims at learning about the various approaches and to discuss, whether, given the scale of global challenges and outreach of mitigation technologies, TA should be significantly scaled-up and organized multilaterally.

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Date:

11/20/2019 16:00 - 11/20/2019 18:00

Event venue:

German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
53113 Bonn
Nordrhein-Westfalen
Germany

Target group:

Scientists and scholars, all interested persons

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Relevance:

transregional, national

Subject areas:

Politics

Types of events:

Seminar / workshop / discussion

Entry:

08/16/2019

Sender/author:

Tanja Vogel

Department:

Stabsstelle Kommunikation

Event is free:

yes

Language of the text:

German

URL of this event: http://idw-online.de/en/event64425


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