Workshop Posters

Posters Presented at the Workshop on Research Agendas in the Societal Aspects of Synthetic Biology

Multi-Site Public Engagement with Science - SynBio
Larry Bell & David Sittenfeld
Museum of Science, Boston

Synthetic Aesthetics
Jane Calvert 
Edinburgh University
Pablo Schyfter
​Stanford University
Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg
Stanford and Edinburgh Universities

Differentiating the Discussion on Synthetic Biology
Margret Engelhard
EA European Academy of Technology and Innovation Assessment

Constructing and Governing Citizens in Synthetic Biology: Comparing the US and UK
Emma Frow
The University of Edinburgh

A Summary of the Principles for the Oversight of Synthetic Biology
Jaydee Hanson
International Center for Technology Assessment & the Center for Food Safety

Synthetic Biology Policy Delphi: When Expert Opinion Meets Public Engagement
Sheron N. King, Christopher Cummings, Tina Ndoh, Sharon Stauffer, & Jennifer Kuzma
North Carolina State University

Mutual Learning for Responsible Research and Innovation in Synthetic Biology
Christopher Coenen & Harald König
Institute for Technology Assessment and Systems Analysis (ITAS), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Responsible Innovation in a Radical New Technology: Policy and Commercialization Strategies for Synthetic Biology in the UK, USA and China
Xiao Liang & Philip Shapira
Manchester Institute of Innovation Research

Sociologies of Synthetic Biology Programme
Susan Molyneux-Hodgson
University of Sheffield

Organizing Synthetic Biology: Structuring the Social and the Technical at iGEM
Elizabeth A. Pitts
North Carolina State University Center for Genetic Engineering & Society

Synthetic Biology at the Convention on Biological Diversity: Tracing the Knowledge Politics
Deborah Scott
Rutgers University

The Joint Genome Institute's Synthetic Biology Internal Review Process
Lisa Simirenko, Miranda Harmon-Smith, Axel Visel, Edward M. Rubin, & Nathan J. Hillson
US Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute

Ethics Guidelines for Sc2.0
Anna Silva
New York University Langone Medical Center & Johns Hopkins University Berman Institute of Bioethics
Jef D. Boeke
New York University Langone Medical Center 
Huanming Yang
Debra JH Mathews
Johns Hopkins University Berman Institute of Bioethics

iGEM International Synthetic Biology Student Competition as RRI Laboratory
Dirk Stemerding

Societal Aspects of Synthetic Biology: Organisms and Contexts Matter
Amy K. Wolfe
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Quorum-Sensing Crosstalk Driven Synthetic Circuits: From Unimodality to Trimodality
Fuqing Wu, David J. Menn, Xiao Wang
Arizona State University

Collage Photo Credits

Top Row, left to right

Bottom Row, left to right

  • Frankenstein’s Monster (Boris Karloff), 1934, Public Domain, Wikipedia, (cropped)
  • Communities of Integration, 2013, CNS photo
  • Multipart BioBrick, Registry of Standard Biological Parts,
  • Artemisia annua, 2003, Scott Bauer, USDA Agricultural Research Service (cropped & changed to B & W)
  • A/CA/4/09 Swine Flu Virus, 2009, Public Domain, CDC/C. S. Goldsmith and A. Balish
  • CNS Board of Visitors Meeting, 2013, CNS photo