Sir Peter Gluckman’s briefing for scientific community: ‘National Science Challenges: Announcement and next steps’ Event as iCalendar

06 May 2013

9:50 - 10:30am

Venue: Robb Lecture Theatre, Room 501-B09, Basement Level, Building 501, 85 Park Road, Grafton

9.50am for 10-10.30am

The Government will release its decisions regarding the National Science Challenges on 1 May 2013. This is a very important step forward in reshaping New Zealand’s public science system.

Sir Peter Gluckman

, Chief Science Advisor to the Prime Minister, who chaired the panel that made recommendations to Government following the consultation exercise will present the Challenges as agreed to by the Government, review the process and criteria used in reaching these decisions and outline the next steps in operationalizing the Challenges.

Sir Peter Gluckman and accompanying Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment staff will answer questions arising following the presentation.

All staff welcome, no RSVP required.