Asia-Pacific Science, Technology and Society (STS) Network 2009 Conference

Venue: Brisbane

Location: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Event Date/Time: Nov 23, 2009 End Date/Time: Nov 23, 2009
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Asia-Pacific Science, Technology & Society (STS) Network 2009 Conference 23-25 November 2009 Griffith University,Brisbane, Australia The first annual conference of researchers involved in, or doing research in, the  social studies/aspects of S&T in the Asia-Pacific region (SE and East Asia, Australasia and Oceania, not including Sth Asia or the coastline of the Americas) for discussions about S&T for the new millenium and stronger regional networking. The first deadline for abstracts is 15 September 2009 (to meet early bird registration deadline of 5 October). Postgraduate and indigenous researchers in the Asia-Pacific region can apply for travel support. Conference themes: Environment, and sustainability transitions Indigenous people, science and technologies Life techno/sciences Governance, public policy, community Utopia and dystopia: S&T for the new millennium Conceptual and methodological innovations Keynote speakers: Professor Ian Lowe Mr Bevan Tipene-Matua Ass. Professor Catherine Waldby Professor Herbert Gottweis Enquiries: