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Please note, this schedule has changed. This program was updated on 11/3/2015. 

Thursday, November 5

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Introduction

Opening Remarks, Anjan Chakravartty, Director of the John J. Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values, University of Notre Dame

Introduction to Industry/Citizen Research Collaborations, Kevin Elliott, John Besley, Norbert Kaminski, Joseph Martin, and Aaron McCright, Michigan State University

Introduction of Keynote Speakers and Panelists, Janet Kourany, Department of Philosophy, University of Notre Dame

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM: Keynote 

  Nicholas Ashford, Professor of Technology and Policy and Director of Technology and Law Program,
 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

11:00 AM – 11:15 AM: Break

11:15 AM – 12:35 PM: Comments from Panelists

11:15 Mary Galvin, William K. Warren Foundation Dean, College of Science, University of Notre Dame

11:35 Paul Thompson, W. K. Kellogg Chair in Agricultural, Food and Community Ethics, Michigan State University

11:55 Sainath Suryanarayanan, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Community and Environmental Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

12:15 Kristin Shrader-Frechette, O'Neill Family Professor of Philosophy and Concurrent Professor of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame

12:35 PM – 2:00 PM: Lunch

2:00 PM – 2:40 PM: Q&A with Keynote Speakers and Panelists

2:40 PM – 3:00 PM: Break

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Concepts and Strategies I

3:00 Mark Robinson, DePaul University
The Risks and Rewards of Academy-Industry Collaborations under Translational Science and Medicine: Empirical Considerations of the Hidden Impacts of Partnerships between Universities and the Biopharmaceutical Industry

3:40 David Budtz Pedersen, Humanomics Research Centre, University of Copenhagen; Kristian Moltke Martiny, Center for Subjectivity Research, University of Copenhagen; Alfred Birkegaard Hansted, Roskilde University
Transdisciplinary and Transmedical Research: Documentary Filmmaking as Collaborative Knowledge Production

4:20 Jack Powers, University of Minnesota
Community-Based Participatory Research and Industrially-Toxified Scientific Debates

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Break

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Dinner in McKenna Hall

Friday, November 6

9:00 AM – 10:20 AM: Concepts and Strategies II

9:00 Hilary Sutcliffe, MATTER (virtual presentation)
Working with Civil Society Organizations – What to Do and What Not to Do!

9:40 Bennett Holman, University of California, Irvine
Asymmetric Epistemic Arms Races and the Prospects of Collaborative Research

10:20 AM – 10:40 AM: Break

10:40 AM – 12:00 PM: Crops & Environment I

10:40 Christopher Nomura, Paul Hirsch, and Whitney Lash Marshall, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
Kimberly Eck, The Research Foundation for SUNY
Overcoming Multi-Scale Challenges to Academic-Industry Research Collaboration: the Green Composite Materials SUNY Network of Excellence

11:20 Rachel Ankeny and Heather Bray, University of Adelaide
Who Is Leading Australia’s ‘Gene Revolution’?: Patterns in Industry and Public Collaborative Research on Genetically-Modified Crops

12:00 PM – 1:20 PM Lunch

1:20 PM – 3:20 PM: Health & Citizen-Based Participation Research

1:20 Katherine Walker, Health Effects Institute
The Health Effects Institute: A Public-Private Partnership for Air Pollution Research

2:00 Manuela Fernández Pinto, University of Helsinki, and Universidad de los Andes
Citizen Participation in Industry-Funded Medical Research: A Cautionary Tale

2:40 Michael Davis, Illinois Institute of Technology
Two Examples of Successful Industry-Funded Research

3:20 PM – 3:40 PM Break

3:40 PM – 4:20 PM Crops & Environment II

3:40 Iain Kelly, Bayer CropScience
A Crop Protection Industry View of Collaborative Opportunities in Developing Technologies

4:20 Christopher ChoGlueck, Indiana University at Bloomington
Academia and the Pesticide Industry: The Case of Neurodevelopmental Disagreement

5:00 PM – 5:30 PM Moving Forward: What are Some Next Steps?

A Discussion led by Kevin Elliott and Janet Kourany

5:30 PM Closing Reception