First Global Conference on Research Integration and Implementation (Dutch Co-Conference)

First Global Conference on Research Integration and Implementation (Dutch Co-Conference)

09 September 2013

18:30-21:30

Pre-conference dinner (by invitation only)

10 September 2013

07:30-08:00

Registration

08:00-10:00

Educating for research integration and implementation, global panel discussion with Thieu Besselink (live in the Hague) and with speakers from Australia, Uruguay, Germany (webcast). Includes breakfast.

10:00-10:30

Interactive break - opportunity to meet other participants.

10:30-11:00

Official Welcome by the Dean Professor Jouke de Vries and Gabriele Bammer, global conference chair.

11:00-12:15

Why we need integration and implementation? Current issues in peace & security research and sustainability science. With Prof. Roel in ’t Veld and Dr. Esther Turnhout and Prof. Edwin Bakker.

12:15-13:30

Lunch

13:30-14:30

Parallel sessions on 1) concepts & methodology; 2) peace & security; 3) sustainability

14:30-15:15

Heuristics of Transdisciplinary Research by Christian Pohl (webcast from Canberra)

15:15-15:45

Break

15:45-16:15

Knowledge integration and implementation. What we can learn from socio-technical innovation in agriculture. Prof. Cees Leeuwis.

16:15-17:15

Do we need a new field of research on Research Integration and Implementation? Interactive debate with Prof. Cees Leeuwis and Prof. Jacqueline Broerse.

17:15-18:00

Drinks

11 September 2013

09:00-09:30

Registration and coffee

09:30-10:30

Striking a balance between politicization and irrelevance. Do we need activist scientists? Interactive debate with Prof. Frank Miedema and Dorette Corbey. Moderated by Prof. Richard Griffiths

10:30-10:45

Break

10:45-11:45

Shale Gas in the Netherlands: The role of science in shaping the public debate. With Peter van de Wiel (Alderman in Boxtel) and Arnoud van Waes (Rathenau Institute)

11:45-12:30

An Introduction to Systems Thinking: Integration and Implementation in the Face of Wicked Problems by Gerald Midgley - webcast

12:30-13:30

Lunch

13:30-14:30

Parallel sessions on 1) concepts & methodology; 2) peace & security; 3) sustainability

14:30-14:45

Break (Option to change parallel session)

14:45-15:45

Parallel sessions on 1) concepts & methodology; 2) peace & security; 3) sustainability

15:45-16:15

Break

16:15-17:15

High-level closing plenary with Prof. Thea Hilhorst, Prof. Joris Voorhoeve. Moderated by Prof. Josee van Eijndhoven

17:15-18:00

Closing & Drinks