Appendix A
The Conference Program

TRENDS IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CAREERS:

An International Conference

Palace Hotel

Brussels, Belgium

March 28-30, 1993

Evening Before, March 28, 1993

7:30 p.m.

Reception and Dinner

 

Welcoming Remarks: Paolo Fasella

Director General, DG XII

Commission of the European Communities

 

Conference Overview: Walter A.

Rosenblith, Chair

March 29, 1993

8:45 a.m.

Opening Remarks: Hywel Jones

Task Force on Human Resources Commission of the European Communities

9:30 a.m.

PANEL 1: MONITORING CAREER TRENDS IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (S&T)

 

Session Co-Chair:

Richard Pearson

Institute of Manpower Studies, University of Sussex (United Kingdom)

 

Session Co-Chair:

Daniel Kleppner

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

(USA)

9:30 a.m.

Speaker 1:

Gunnar Westholm

Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (France)

10:00 a.m.

Speaker 2:

Hajime Nagahama

National Institute of Science and Technology Policy, Second Policy-Oriented Research Group (Japan)



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Appendix A The Conference Program TRENDS IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CAREERS: An International Conference Palace Hotel Brussels, Belgium March 28-30, 1993 Evening Before, March 28, 1993 7:30 p.m. Reception and Dinner   Welcoming Remarks: Paolo Fasella Director General, DG XII Commission of the European Communities   Conference Overview: Walter A. Rosenblith, Chair March 29, 1993 8:45 a.m. Opening Remarks: Hywel Jones Task Force on Human Resources Commission of the European Communities 9:30 a.m. PANEL 1: MONITORING CAREER TRENDS IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (S&T)   Session Co-Chair: Richard Pearson Institute of Manpower Studies, University of Sussex (United Kingdom)   Session Co-Chair: Daniel Kleppner Massachusetts Institute of Technology(USA) 9:30 a.m. Speaker 1: Gunnar Westholm Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (France) 10:00 a.m. Speaker 2: Hajime Nagahama National Institute of Science and Technology Policy, Second Policy-Oriented Research Group (Japan)

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March 29, 1993 10:30 a.m. Discussant: Glynis Breakwell University of Surrey (United Kingdom) 11:00 a.m. General Discussion and Session Summary Discussion Leader: Session Co-Chair D. Kleppner 12:30 p.m. Lunch 2:00 p.m. PANEL 2: ANALYZING TRENDS IN S&T CAREERS: THE LONGITUDINAL APPROACH   Session Co-Chair: Paul Baltes Max Planck Institute for Human Development and Education (Germany)   Session Co-Chair: Stephen Berry University of Chicago (USA) 2:00 p.m. Speaker 1: Yu Xie The University of Michigan (USA) 2:30 p.m. Speaker 2: Emilio Muñoz Institute of Advanced Social Studies (Spain) 3:00 p.m. Discussant: Jon Miller The Chicago Academy of Sciences (USA) 3:30 p.m. General Discussion and Session Summary Discussion Leader: Session Co-Chair S. Berry 4:00 p.m. Break 4:30 p.m. PANEL 3: ANALYZING TRENDS IN S&T CAREERS: FACTORS DETERMINING CHOICE   Session Co-Chair: Wendy K. Hansen Department of Industry, Science and Technology (Canada)   Session Co-Chair: John Moore George Mason University (USA) 4:30 p.m. Speaker 1: Tom Whiston Science Policy Research Unit, University of Sussex (United Kingdom) 5:00 p.m. Speaker 2: Torsten Husén Institute of International Education, Stockholm University (Sweden) 5:30 p.m. Discussant: Alfred McLaren Science Service, Inc. (USA) 6:00 p.m. General Discussion and Session Summary Discussion Leader: Session Co-Chair J. Moore 6:30 p.m. Adjourn for Dinner at 7:30 p.m. Dinner Speaker: Marianne Frankenhaeuser March 30, 1993 8:30 a.m. Conference Reconvenes: Walter Rosenblith, Chair 8:45 a.m. Opening Remarks: Human Capital and Mobility Program Commission of the European Communities

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9:00 a.m. PANEL 4: UTILIZING POINTS OF INTERVENTION TO ENHANCE AND SUSTAIN INTEREST IN S&T CAREERS   Session Co-Chair: Pim Fenger Ministry of Education and Science (Netherlands)   Session Co-Chair: Ernest Jaworski Monsanto, Inc. (USA) 9:00 a.m. Speaker 1: Kazuo Ishizaka National Institute for Educational Research (Japan) 9:30 a.m. Speaker 2: Dervilla Donnelly University College Dublin (Ireland) 10:00 a.m. Discussant: Pamela Ebert Flattau National Research Council (USA) 10:30 a.m. General Discussion and Session Summary Discussion Leader: Session Co-Chair E. Jaworski 12:30 p.m. Lunch 2:00 p.m. PANEL 5: INFLUENCING S&T CAREER TRENDS: THE ROLE OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS   Session Co-Chair: Rodney Nichols New York Academy of Sciences (USA)   • Academia Europaea (Sir Arnold Burgen) • Commission of the European Communities • European Science Foundation (D. Donnelly) • International Council of Scientific Unions (J. Marton-Lefevre) • North Atlantic Treaty Organization (J-M Cadiou) • Petrofina (J. Rebelo) • Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (D. Malkin) • Third World Academy of Sciences (C. Ponnamperuma) • UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (C. Power) • U.S. National Science Foundation (C. Marrett) 4:30 p.m. General Discussion and Session Summary Discussion Leader: Session Co-Chair R. Nichols 6:00 p.m. Closing Remarks: Walter Rosenblith Adjournment