The International Consortium on Agricultural Biotechnology Research (ICABR)

in cooperation with

CEIS Tor Vergata University Rome
Center of Sustainable Resource Development, University of California at Berkeley
Economic Growth Center, Yale University
Sichelgaita – Institute for Economic and Social Studies

organize the 5th International Conference on 

"Biotechnology, Science and Modern Agriculture:
a New Industry at the Dawn of the Century"

The Conference will take place at:

Ravello (Italy) from June 15 to 18, 2001

and will focus on the following topics:

  • Impact of agricultural biotechnology
  • Industrial organization
  • Public acceptance
  • Impact of science
  • Intellectual property rights
  • Biotechnology & developing countries
  • Regulation of biotechnology
  • Biomasses and new products
  • Biotechnology, trade and development

The Conference will include:

  • paper presentation

  • poster display

  • round tables

Steering Committee:

Robert Evenson, Yale University
Luigi Paganetto, Tor Vergata University
Vittorio Santaniello
, Tor Vergata University
L. Pasquale Scandizzo, Tor Vergata University
David Zilberman, University of California at Berkeley

Conference Secretariat:
Benedetta Braccini

E-Mail: braccini@economia.uniroma2.it
Fax: ++39 06 72595721
Phone: ++39 06 72595843 


REGULATION OF BIOTECHNOLOGY SECTOR

 

BIOTECHNOLOGY & DEVELOPING COUNTRY

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

PRODUCER ACCEPTANCE

CONSUMER ACCEPTANCE

INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION

BIOTECHNOLOGY & TRADE

BIOTECHNOLOGY & ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

 

WELFARE IMPACT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY


SOCIAL PROGRAM

The provisional social program includes events in Naples, a visit by boat to the bay of Amalfi (Positano and Capri) with a Gala Dinner and a concert at Villa Rufolo.

Participation Fee 

 

Until April 1st 2001 After April 1st 2001
Participants Fee 370US $ 420US $
Graduate Students 250US $ 300US $
Accompanying Person 200US $ 250US $

 


 

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Non technical abstract 2001

Registration Hotel accommodation Ravello and surroundings Social program