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Bringing Advanced Innovation to the Manufacturing Sector

Monday, May 14, 2012 - 5:00pm

About the D. Allan Bromley Memorial Event Since 2005 the University of Ottawa has collaborated with George Washington University in holding a series of annual events in memory of Dr. D. Allan Bromley. The memorial events alternate each year between Ottawa and Washington D.C. and offer an opportunity for graduate students interested in science and technology policy to meet with senior science and policy advisors in the United States and Canada. This year's event is hosted by the Institute for Science, Society and Policy.

Crowdsource as a Tool of Diplomacy

Thursday, February 23, 2012 - 5:30pm

A crowdsourcing is an intriguing and highly flexible way of engaging large numbers of individuals in collective efforts. Utilizing the technologies of social media, it creates spot judgment markets that can be used to process large amounts of information. This talk will provide an introduction to the subject and will include a discussion of a current application of crowdsourcing in the US Department of State.

Science and Technology Policy Challenges and Opportunities in the Obama Administration

Wednesday, May 4, 2011 - 5:00pm

About the D. Allan Bromley Memorial Event Since 2005 the University of Ottawa has collaborated with George Washington University in holding a series of annual events in memory of Dr. D. Allan Bromley. The memorial events alternate each year between Ottawa and Washington D.C. and offer an opportunity for graduate students interested in science and technology policy to meet with senior science and policy advisors in the United States and Canada. This year's event is hosted by the Institute for Science, Society and Policy.

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