European forum for Science and Technology

Venue: Prague

Location: Prague, Czech Republic

Event Date/Time: May 28, 2009 End Date/Time: May 28, 2009
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Forum draft programme

Date: 28th May 2009

University of Economics, Prague
Winston Churchill Square 4
130 67 Prague 3
Registration from 8:15
9:00 – 12:00 Core presentations – aula RB101
Kurt Wüthrich (Switzerland) - Chemistry Nobel Prize
Clive W.J.Granger (Great Britain) - Economics Nobel Prize
Ernst-Ludwig Winnacker(Germany) - Secretary General of the European Research Council

Jiri Paroubek (Czech Republic) - Chairman of CSSD and ex-prime minister

Alfred Gusenbauer (Austria) - formed Federal Chancellor

Tomas Sedlacek (Czech Republic) - the principal analyst CSOB and member of the National Economic Council

Helene Richardsson (Sweden) - ICT-strategist at Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions

Session chair:
Eva Sykova (Czech Republic) - Director of Institute of Experimental Medicine AS CR

The main lectures will be simultaneoustly translated into the Czech language.

12:00 – 13:45 coffee break for all participants in the Forum Academic Club – 3 floor

14:00 – 15:30 Discussion round tables

Program round tables:
1st round table: „Where is it stop?“
(arranged by MFD)

Ethical boundaries of science: cloning, stem cells, DNA tests and modifications, the choice of child sex,...

Session chair:

Martin Komarek
the main commentator MFD

2nd round table: „The Czech participation in Framework Programs in the priority of Health and Scandinavian model of success“
(arranged by University of Economics,Prague and AS CR)

Session chair:

Judita Kinkorova

Workshop OKO „Science and media“
(arranged by Česká hlava s.r.o.)


Presentation brochure „How to wag the media“ (PhDr. V. Marek)

Why we popularizing science? (prof. Höschl)

What is happening with your message (the media)

Before I come to the microphone (V. Koren, Czech television)

Session chair:

Vaclav Marek managing director CH

Entrance fee:

All day programme 1 300 CZK + 19% VAT (1547 CZK) except workshop: or 50 Euro + 19% VAT (59,50 Euro)

Student fee: 100 CZK + 19% VAT (119 CZK) or 4 Euro + 19% VAT (4,76 Euro)

Registration: information HERE

Forum Organizer:

Česká hlava s.r.o., Vinohradska 100, 130 00 Prague 3, Czech Republic

phone: +420 267 312 032, fax: +420 267 312 348



Project manager: Stanislav Stepanek,

Organizing manager: Ondrej Klicpera,

Round table MFDnes: Martin Komarek,

Round table University of Economics, Prague

and Technology Centre AS CR: Judita Kinkorova,