November 2, 2015 |
NSF Science Nation
This week's Science Nation video, “Helping nanotechnology work for everyone,” is about the Center for Nanotechnology in Society at Arizona State University. The video covers a selection of CNS's efforts, research, and collaborations, including the Futurescape City Tours, the Phoenix 2050 Design Studio, Nano Around the World card game and the Life Cycle Assessment for Responsible Innovation research and workshop, and highlights CNS's efforts to find best efforts to incorporate responsible innovation practices into the development and deployment of nanotechnology and other emerging technologies.
October 30, 2015 |
A new article, “ASU’s School for the Future of Innovation in Society Creates Strong, Responsible Outcomes,” has been published in 3DInCities. Dave Guston, founding director of the new school and director of VIRI, discusses the school’s origins and goals.
September 18, 2015 |
Jonny Hankins of the Bassetti Foundation posted a blog about the first annual meeting of the Virtual Institute for Responsible Innovation (VIRI), held 14 – 16 July, 2015, in Sussex, UK.
September 4, 2015 |
The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) hosted the Fourth International Conference on Responsible Innovation in The Hague, Netherlands 24 – 25 August 2015. Jonny Hankins of the Bassetti Foundation posted a blog about the event here.
August 17, 2015 |
VIRI Member David Guston (CNS-ASU) is founding director of the new School for the Future of Innovation in Society at ASU. The school will teach students how to look at innovation from an anticipatory perspective.
August 10, 2015 |
The Bassetti Foundation has posted a profile of the new RI-related Agri/Cultures Project being led by Fern Wickson, program coordinator for the Society, Ecology and Ethics Department (SEED) at the Genok Centre for Biosafety.
June 29, 2015 |
Jonny Hankins, foreign correspondent with the Bassetti Foundation for Responsible Innovation, has published a review of Volume 2, Issue 1 of the Journal of Responsible Innovation. You can read the entire review here: http://www.fondazionebassetti.org/en/focus/2015/06/journal_of_responsible_innovat_3.html
June 24, 2015 |
VIRI member Jonny Hankins of the Basetti Foundation has contributed an article to IEEE’s Tech Talk blog. The article “What Does ‘Responsible Innovation’ Mean?” can be viewed here: http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/at-work/innovation/what-does-responsible-innovation-mean
June 16, 2015 |
Rivista Formazione, Lavoro, Persona
Jonny Hankins, foreign correspondent for the Bassetti Foundation for Responsible Innovation, has published a paper in the Italian journal/magazine Formazione, Lavoro, Persona (http://www.forperlav.eu/), a University of Bergamo publication. The paper, "The GM Food Debate Within Responsible Innovation," has been published in a special issue about food to celebrate the EXPO in Milan and is free to download here: http://www.unibg.it/dati/bacheca/434/75214.pdf
May 12, 2015 |
In their new commentary, "Improving Science-Society Dialogue Takes Practice," Maja Horst, professor and department head in the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Copenhagen, and coauthor Sofie Carsten Nielsen, the Danish minister for Science and Higher Education, make a case for improving dialogue between researchers and citizens, discuss the challenges to doing so, and make recommendations for future dialogue efforts. You can read the commentary here: http://www.dasts.dk/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/Horst-Nielsen-2015-Improving-Science-Society-dialogue.pdf
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