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Food Security, Biotechnology and Genetic Modification-A Mature Conversation

Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge

Friday, 16 May 2014 from 16:00 to 18:00 (BST)

Ticket Information

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General
Seats are unassigned and we cannot guarantee that people holding a group booking will be seated together.
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Wheelchair space
There are three places available inside the auditorium for wheelchair users. We will try to seat wheelchair users near others in their party, but we cannot guarantee this.
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Event Details

A panel discussion on the role of biotechnology and genetic modification in delivering food security. Brief introductory remarks from the panellists will be followed by a chaired discussion with the audience. After the event there will be a drinks reception.

The panel members are:

The discussion will be chaired by Susan Watts, formerly Science Editor on BBC Newsnight.

This event is part of the Humanitarian Centre's Global Food Futures Year and the Cambridge University Botanic Garden's Festival of Plants. The event is co-hosted by the Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge.

Tickets

This event is free but ticketed- you must pre-book tickets to attend and bring your ticket with you to the venue. If you have booked a ticket and are unable to use it, please cancel your order so that your ticket can be given to someone else.

Access and Parking

Please note that access to the Sainsbury Laboratory is through the gates at 47 Bateman Street (next to St Mary's School's Art Centre) only. Please do not try to access the Laboratory from the Botanic Garden. There is no parking available at the Sainsbury Laboratory other than two disabled parking places. If you require a disabled space, please contact the organiser. Pay and display parking is available on Trumpington Road, Bateman Street and the Cambridge Rail Station.

Please note, this event will be recorded and the content may be used in a podcast.

Do you have questions about Food Security, Biotechnology and Genetic Modification-A Mature Conversation? Contact Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge

When & Where


Auditorium
Sainsbury Laboratory
CB2 1LR Cambridge
United Kingdom

Friday, 16 May 2014 from 16:00 to 18:00 (BST)


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Organiser

Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge

Event Manager, Sainsbury Laboratory

events@slcu.cam.ac.uk

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