Threats and opportunities - scientific challenges of the 21st Century

  • 6 February 2013
  • Dinner, Discussion
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Professor John Beddington CMG FRS FRSE HonFREng
Government Chief Scientific Adviser, Government Office for Science
Dame Sally Davies DBE FMedSci
Chief Medical Officer and Director General of Research and Development, Department of Health
Sir Mark Walport FRS FMedSci
Government Chief Scientific Adviser Designate and Director, The Wellcome Trust

BP, Lloyd’s of London, the Met Office, the National Physical Laboratory and the Smith Institute for Idustrial Mathematics and System Engineering

This discussion appeared in the FST journal below.

Volume 21 Number 1 of the FST Journal includes an editorial by George Freeman MP on agri-tech, and reports of debates on scientific advice to government, industrial strategy, the contribution of mid-sized businesses to the economy and two lectures.

Volume 21, Issue 1