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November 8, 2011
John Seager
President and CEO of Population Connection

Monday, November 28th, 2011
3:30 - 4:30 PM
Bob McDonald
Chairman and CEO of Proctor & Gamble
Stewart Center, Fowler Hall

November 30th, 2011
9:30 AM
"Addressing National Security Challenges of the Twenty-First Century: The Role of the U.S. National Laboratories"
Dr. Paul Hommert
President and Laboratories Director, Sandia National Laboratories
Krannert Auditorium

February 3rd, 2011
3:30 PM
"How Big was the BP Oil Spill? Getting the Truth"
Richard Harris
NPR News Science Correspondent
Winner, 2010 AAAS Kavli Science Journalism Award
Pfendler Hall, Deans Auditorium
Event Flyer (pdf)

November 10th, 2010
10:00AM - 12:00PM
"Drug Development in the 21st century: Are we going to cure all diseases?"
Professor Aaron Ciechanover
Cancer and Vascular Biology Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology - Haifa, Israel
Fowler Hall in Stewart Center
Event Flier (pdf)
General Lecture Abstract (doc)

Traveling Technology Experience
8:00AM - 5:00PM

October 7th, 2010
3:00PM - 4:30PM
"Oil Spills: Safety and Communication"
Richard Harris, Science Correspondent, NPR News
Deborah L. Grubbe, PE, Operations and Safety Solutions, LLC
Ana Unruh Cohen, Deputy Staff Director of the Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming
Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship, Room 121
Event Flier (pdf)

Fri Apr 16, 2010 3:30PM EST
"Reaching for the Stars: Perspectives on Transforming Education"
Kathryn D. Sullivan, the first American woman to walk in space
Hall for Discovery and Learning Research 131
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Tue Nov 17, 2009 3:30PM EST
Transformation Optics at Optical Frequencies:
Sir John Pendry, Imperial College, UK
Burton Morgan Center Room 121
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Mon Sep 21, 2009 4:00PM EST,
Tue Sep 22, 2009 10:00AM EST
BioNanotechnology on a Global Scale:
Transformation of Science into Products
Bionanotechnology in 21st Century Healthcare
Fowler Hall in Stewart Center
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Tue Oct 7, 2008 7:00PM EST
A World of Uncertainty:
Thresholds and Dilemmas in Ecology
Loeb Playhouse in Stewart Center
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Fri Sep 12, 2008 3:30PM EST
The Roles of Short RNA:
in Cancer and Biology
Fowler Hall in Stewart Center
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Jun 18, 2008
The United States and India:
Two Giant Democracies
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Nov 8, 2007
Global Business Development in Life Sciences:
BioCrossroads Presentaion
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Apr 23, 2007
Advancing the Future of Healthcare Delivery:
Access, Quality, and Responsibility
Apr 16, 2007
Making a Big Deal out of the Small Decimal Digits:
the Remarkable Utility of Precision Measurement
Oct 27, 2006
The American Competitive Initiative:
Leading the World in Innovation
Feb 6, 2006
Transforming Society through Emerging Technologies:
The NNI at Five Years

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