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Science Policy

The EMBO Science Policy Programme offers participants two sessions to learn about and discuss issues currently central to European policy debates: the development of principles for responsible conduct of research, and how to reconcile the values of excellence and inclusion in supporting scientific research. These sessions are free of charge for all participants. 

Everyone is welcome to attend! Both sessions will be in the room Gustav Mahler I (Saal 3.1) on level 3.

Sunday, 11 September, 13:15-14:15 - The quest for evidence: an insider’s view on science and policy in Europe
Jan Marco Müller BE
European Commission – DG Research and Innovation, Scientific Advice Mechanism Unit

Monday, 12 September, 18:30 - 19:45 - Science Policy Session on Research Integrity
Lex Bouter NL
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - Professor of Methodology and Integrity

EMBO Science Policy Programme

The Science Policy Programme, established in 2011, examines concerns emerging from advances in scientific research, with an emphasis on the life sciences in Europe. We are focused on the governance of new technologies for advancing science, and the implications of the use of these new technologies for the public.