Science & Society Seminars: in-person and virtual seminars

Our Science & Society Seminars take place either online, or in-person across different EMBL sites. These talks create a platform for dialogue and debate, allowing EMBL to examine the ethical, legal, and social implications of scientific research.

Upcoming seminars

Thursday, 10 June 2021 at 11:00, Virtual Seminar
Nerd Immunity: Journalism in the Time of Covid-19
Kai Kupferschmidt

Virtual Seminars: Online Catalogue

Friday, 16 April 2021 at 13:00, Virtual Seminar
SESAME: Defying borders in the Middle East
Zehra Sayers, Sabanci Universitesi
Seminar recording available here

Friday, 26 February 2021 at 14:00, Virtual Seminar
Challenging the Misrepresentation of Science and Evidence in Public Life
Tracey Brown OBE, Sense About Science
Seminar recording available here

11th December at 11:00, Virtual Seminar
Livestock, the Global Environment, and COVID-19: a reflection on Livestock Systems before and after the Pandemic
Alessandra Falcucci, Lead Geographic Information Systems analyst, Global Livestock Environmental Assessment Model (GLEAM), Food & Agricultural Organisation of the UN
Seminar recording available here

Monday, 26 October 2020 at 15:00, Virtual Seminar
Responsibility and Accountability in Science
Heather Douglas, Michigan State University
Seminar recording available here