In addition to conducting a series of research projects on the societal implications of nanotechnology, the STS initiative is responsible for coordinating 3 day long workshops.
Nanotechnology & Society: Emerging Organizations, Oversight, and Public Policy Systems
The third societal implications of nanotechnology was held Friday, September 24, 2010 at the University of Massachusetts Amherst Campus Center. Visit the workshop website for more information.
Nanotechnology and Society: Emerging Opportunities and Challenges
The second societal implications of nanotechnology workshop was held Friday, October 3, 2008 at the University of Massachusetts Amherst Campus Center. Visit the workshop website for more information.
Nanotechnology and Society: The Organization and Policy of Innovation
The first societal implications of nanotechnology workshop was held Friday, May 17, 2007 at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. For more information about the workshop, please click here.
A half day roundtable discussion was held following the 2007 workshop. For more information about the roundtable click here.
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