2012 Science and Policy Summit


Call for Abstracts: 2012 Science and Policy Summit!!

TED Talks May 3rd– Call for Presenter Abstracts
GPSS will be hosting TED-style Talks on May 3rdin the Burke Room at the Burke Museum. This event will be an opportunity for students and faculty to present their research in a short, concise way in order to encourage interest and dialogue about the interface of science and policy. A happy hour will follow. Any UW graduate or professional student or faculty members are welcome to attend and encouraged to submit an abstract about a topic they wish present on the results and policy implications of their research. The best presentation will be voted on and a prize will be awarded. All presenters are expected to attend the event from 2:30-5pm on Thursday, May 3rd. Presentations should run from 8-10 minutes. Abstracts should summarize the content of the presentation material and be submitted by 12pm Friday April 13th, and the body of the abstract should not exceed 300 words. You will be notified by Friday April 20th regarding acceptance of your abstract. Submit your abstracts here: