Workshop The Science and Politics of Glyphosate
A One-Day Workshop on the most-applied Pesticide in the World

Workshop The Science and Politics of Glyphosate

Assistant professor
Start date

Thursday, 6 Jun 2019, 10:00

End date

Thursday, 6 Jun 2019, 17:00

Erasmus Paviljoen
Campus Woudestein

This workshop brings together academics, scientists and policymakers to explore the controversial case of glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup® and other commercial broad-spectrum herbicides.

Tentative Schedule

10:00-10:30 Coffee and pastries

10:30-10:45 Welcome
Prof. Dr. Martin de Jong (Director of the Erasmus Dynamics of Inclusive Prosperity Initiative)

10:45-11:30 Keynote
Prof. Dr. Sheila Jasanoff (Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, 
Harvard Kennedy School)

11:30-12:30 Roundtable on the Interrelation of Glyphosate Science and Policy

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-15:00 Panel 1 (Science)

15:00-15:15 Break

15:15-16:15 Panel 2 (Law & Politics)

16:15-17:00 Keynote/Wrap-up

17:00 Drinks and Networking

Practical information

Location: Pavilion (Paviljoen) Serre, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

The workshop is free of charge. Lunch and refreshments are included. Registration is required, see below.


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