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RISK PERCEPTION : SCIENCE, PUBLIC DEBATE
 AND POLICY MAKING

Speeches and Presentations from the Conference

Thursday, 4 December 2003

Session I  11:00-12:30 : Risk Perception and Consumers

Chairman: Mrs. Jaana Husu-Kallio, Deputy Director-General, Health and Consumer Protection DG, European Commission.

Speaker Title / Organisation Item available (PDF)
Mr. David Byrne Commissioner for Health and Consumer Protection, European Commission Speech
Mr. Miguel Arias Cañete Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Spain Speech
Mrs. Renate Künast Federal Minister of Consumer Protection, Food and Agriculture, Germany Speech
Prof. George Gaskell London School of Economics Presentation

 

Session II 14.00-17.30 : Advances in the understanding of Risk Perception and its importance in public policy

Chairman: Dr. Robert Coleman, Queen’s University, Belfast

Rapporteur: Mrs. Paola Testori Coggi, Health and Consumer Protection DG, European Commission

Speaker Title / Organisation Item available (PDF)
Prof. Ortwin Renn University of Stuttgart (Risk perception and risk communication) Presentation
Ms. Anne Sergeant U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (Cultural models in risk perception) Presentation
Mr. Daniel Schanté European Association of Insurers (Risk perception - view from the insurance industry) Presentation
Resumé of speech
Mr. Jean Russotto Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly (Risk perception - Legal implications) Presentation
Mr. Geoffrey Podger European Food Safety Authority (Risk perception and role of EFSA) Presentation
Dr. Angelika Tritscher World Health Organization (Risk perception - role of science) Presentation
Dr. Claire Marris Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (Risk perception – sociological perspective of biotechnology) Presentation

 

Friday, 5 December 2003

Session III : Risk perception of GM agri-food - Stakeholder forum

Chairman: Mr. Dirk Sterckx, Member of the European Parliament

Rapporteur: Mr. Stanley Crossick, The European Policy Centre

Speaker Title / Organisation Item available (PDF)
Dr. Simon Barber EuropaBio (An industry perspective) Presentation
Mr. Peter Gaemelke President of CopaCocega  (A farmers/producers perspective) Speech
Mr. Gordon Maddan ASDA Stores Ltd. ( A retailers/distributors perspective) Presentation
Mr. Eric Gall GreenPeace European Policy Unit (An NGO perspective) Speech
Mrs. Anna Bartolini European Consultative Consumer Group  (A consumers perspective) Speech
Prof. Marc van Montagu University of Gent  (A societal and scientific overview) Presentation

 

Session IV : Outlook on Risk perception  - Close of Conference

Chairman: Dr. Robert Coleman, Queen’s University, Belfast

14:00 - 14:10: Chairman's introduction

Speaker Title / Organisation Item available (PDF)
Mrs. Paola Testori Coggi Health and Consumer Protection DG, European Commission (Report from Session II) Speaking notes
Mr. Stanley Crossick The European Policy Centre (Report from Session III) Presentation
Prof. George Gaskell London School of Economics  (Outlook on Risk perception) Presentation

 

Presentation
Mr. Eric Gall GreenPeace European Policy Unit (An NGO perspective) Speech
Mrs. Anna Bartolini European Consultative Consumer Group  (A consumers perspective) Speech
Prof. Marc van Montagu University of Gent  (A societal and scientific overview) Presentation

 

Session IV : Outlook on Risk perception  - Close of Conference

Chairman: Dr. Robert Coleman, Queen’s University, Belfast

14:00 - 14:10: Chairman's introduction

Speaker Title / Organisation Item available (PDF)

 
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