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Nanotechnology and Regimes of Innovation
When May 10, 2012
from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Where UC Davis Conference Center, Conference Room A
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10:00 - 10:15 Coffee


10:15 - 10:30 Introduction


Colin Milburn (English and STS, UC Davis) and Mario Biagioli (Law and STS, UC Davis)


Nanovation at UC Davis


Paul Dodd (Associate Vice Chancellor for Interdisciplinary Research & Strategic Initiatives, UC Davis)


10:30 - 11:30 Distributed Innovation/Governance of Nanotechnology—Mind the Slash!


Arie Rip (Department of Science, Technology, and Policy Studies, School of Management and Governance, University of Twente)


11:30 - 12:15 Lunch


12:15 - 1:15 Openness and Innovation


Christopher Kelty (Department of Information Studies and Center for Society & Genetics, UCLA), "The Limits of Openness in Science"

Jonathan Eisen (Department of Evolution and Ecology, School of Biological Sciences, Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, and UC Davis Genome Center, UC Davis), "Science Works Best when Open"


1:15 - 2:15 Boundary Labeling During Field Emergence: Inclusion and Exclusion in Nanotechnology


Stine Grodal (School of Management, Boston University)


2:15 - 2:30 Break


2:30 - 3:30 Nanotechnoscience R&D in an Era of Epicurean Intellectual Property


Michael Bennett (School of Law, Northeastern University)


3:30 - 4:00 Concluding Remarks


Steven Currall (Dean, Graduate School of Management, UC Davis)


4:00 - 5:00 Reception


Please RSVP

for lunch & reception.


Sponsored by the Center for Science & Innovation Studies, the Humanities Innovation Lab, the Program in Science & Technology Studies, and the School of Law.
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