13th Annual International Bioethics Forum: "3.8 Billion Years of Wisdom: Exploring the Genius of Nature"

Events - Community

Date & Time:
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 7:30am to Friday, May 2, 2014 - 5:30pm

Location(s):

Promega BioPharmaceutical Technology Center
5445 East Cheryl Parkway
Madison, WI 53711

Explore consciousness through the perspective of intelligence in nature at the 2014 International Bioethics Forum: 3.8 Billion Years of Wisdom: Exploring the Genius of Nature. Hosted by the BioPharmaceutical Technology Center Institute (BTC Institute) and Promega Corporation, the conference will take place May 1–2, 2014, in Madison, Wisconsin. Presenters include Wade Davis (anthropologist, author and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence), Dayna Baumeister (Biomimicry 3.8 Institute Co-founder), Louie Schwartzberg (cinematographer, director and producer) and Jeremy Narby (anthropologist and author).  

Designed for the general public, the forum is dedicated to sharing scientific information and considering related social and ethical implications. Forum registrants also have the opportunity to join a presenter for a small group discussion over dinner on Thursday evening, May 1. 

For more information or to register, please visit: http://www.btci.org/bioethics/default.html.
 

Cost: $195.00
Handicapped Accessible: Yes
Sponsoring Organization(s): BioPharmaceutical Technology Center Institute, Promega Corporation
Contact: Karin Borgh, karin.borgh@btci.org, 608-277-2508
Pre-Registration? Yes
Additional Registration Information
American Sign Language (ASL) Provided? No
Event Website: BTC Institute Website