Two events coming up this week and both on Wednesday. The Woodrow Wilson Center’s Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies (PEN) has a webcast scheduled for Weds. July 23, 2008, 9:30 am – 10:30 am Pacific Time (12:30 pm – 1:30 pm ET). David Rejeski and J. Clarence (Terry) Davies, both from PEN, will be discussing a proposed nanotechnology oversight agenda for the new administration to be elected in the US in November. They give this url for the webcast: www.wilsoncenter.org/nano.
At almost the same time, in Vancouver, Canada, Nanotech BC is presenting Dr. Kristen Kulinowski from the International Council on Nanotechnology (ICON). located at Rice University, Texas. She will be talking about their work and most especially about a new safe practices wiki that they are developing in her presentation titled “Creating a Global Community for Nanotechnology Safety.” It’s a breakfast meeting being held at the Listel Hotel, 1300 Robson St. in the Impressionist Gallery from 8 am – 10 am on Weds. July 23, 2008. Preregistration $25 or $30 at the door. Register here.