Synthetic Biology and Engineering Ethics

Project Status
Completed
August 09, 2012
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Events
  • Sep292010
    Sep 29 2010 - Sep 30 2010 Synthetic Biology and Engineering Ethics Workshop
    This workshop posed the question, “How can engineering ethics contribute to the positive potential of the new field of synthetic biology?” It brought together synthetic biology researchers and experts in engineering ethics and science and technology studies (STS), to examine how ...
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At-a-Glance
This project involved a workshop that brought together synthetic biology researchers and experts in engineering ethics and science and technology studies to discuss how engineering ethics can contribute to the positive potential of the field of synthetic biology. It was held in Washington DC on Sept. 29-30, 2010.
Key Contacts

This project involved a workshop that posed the question, “How can engineering ethics contribute to the positive potential of the new field of synthetic biology?” It brought together synthetic biology researchers and experts in engineering ethics and science and technology studies (STS), to examine how research and educational activities can help to achieve those positive goals.

Read notes and other details from the meeting at the Online Ethics Center.