The Role of Science in Democratic Societies

Workshop/PhD course

March 28-30, 2012

University of Copenhagen Room: TBA

Speakers: Klemens Kappel, Anders Blok, Kristoffer Kropp, David Budtz Pedersen

Wednesday 28

9:00-9:15 Arrival, coffee

9:15-10:15 Klemens Kappel

10:15-11:15 Anders Frøslev Jensen, "Preliminary speculations concerning the development of a sustainable university"

11:15-11:30 Short break

11:30-12:30 Boris Andersen, "Some critical remarks on the political agenda about food and obesity"

12:30-13:15 Lunch

13:15-14:15 Recap

Thursday 29

9:00-9:15 Arrival, coffee

9:15-10:15 David Budtz Pedersen

10:15-11:15 Maria Duclos Lindstrøm, 'Chasing the phantom public' to 'Being Helpful to the Debate'

11:15-11:30 Short break

11:30-12:30 Karin Jønch-Clausen, ‘’Scientific standards in public reason’’

12:30-13:15 Lunch

13:15-14:15 Anders Blok, '”Models of scientific democracy in contemporary sociology of science”

14:15-15:15 Recap

Friday 30

9:00-9:15 Arrival, coffee

9:15-10:15 Kristoffer Kropp, “The production of social scientific knowledge at a European level - new relation between social sciences and the state?”

10:15-11:15 Stine Djørup ‘’the norm of disinterestedness in science’’

11:15-11:30 Short break

11:30-12:30 Susan Wagenknecht, ‘’Collaborative research – collective knowing?’’

12:30-13:15 Lunch 13:15-14:15 Recap