Science and Society Forum 2005

December 6, 2004

Brussels, 02 Dec 2004

Registration is now open for the Science and Society Forum 2005, the major Commission conference in the field of science and society interaction, which will be held in Brussels, Belgium from 9 to 11 March 2005.

The event will review efforts to stimulate a deep-seated dialogue between the scientific community and society at large, and plot a new course forward in the form of a Charter on the future of science in society.

The conference is expected to attract between 500 and 600 delegates, and will explore four main themes:
- science and society and the Lisbon strategy;
- science, technology and democracy;
- towards a common culture of communication of science in society;
- fostering diversity and inclusiveness in research.

For further information, please consult the following web address:
http:///europa.eu.int/comm/research/confe rences/2005/forum2005/index_en.htm

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