Technology Assessment: German and international approaches

Event Type
Background Discussion

Location/Date
Bonn, 20.11.2019

Organiser
German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) within the framework of the Bonn Alliance for Sustainability Research


Whatever the stance towards disruptive innovation to meet global challenges, it is worth reflecting about existing approaches to technology impact assessment and related forecasts. Since around three decades, the German parliament receives scientifically founded advice to assess technological developments and possible impacts. Other countries have similar offices for technology assessment in place. A background discussion in November aims at learning about the various approaches and to discuss, whether, given the scale of global challenges and outreach of mitigation technologies, TA should be significantly scaled-up and organized multilaterally.


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Event information

Date /h
20.11.2019 / 16:00 - 18:00

Location
German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
Lecture hall
Tulpenfeld 6
53113 Bonn

-- Previous registration via email: socioeconomic@die-gdi.de is requested. --

Contact

Andreas Stamm
E-Mail Andreas.Stamm@die-gdi.de
Phone +49 (0)228 94927-174
Fax +49 (0)228 94927-130

Bonn Alliance for Sustainability Research

Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
Tulpenfeld 6
D-53113 Bonn
Telefon +49(0)22894927-0
Fax +49(0)22894927-130
DIE@die-gdi.de