Conference Registration  

Responsibility and Disruption:
Developing ethical frameworks for
human research and advanced technologies

 
 
Date
Venue
Language
 

7 September 2019 (Saturday)
Room AG710, Chung Sze Yuen Building,
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
English
 

 
Morning: 8:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
 
Afternoon: 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
 

 
The registration is closed. Thank you for your interest in this conference
  
 

Opening
  8:45 - 9:10 am
8:45 - 8:55   Group Photo
     
9:00 - 9:10   Opening Ceremony
     
Session One   9:15 - 10:35 am
Chair: Jack Chun
9:15 - 9:55   Ole DOERING
    Better Ethics in Science and Society? Towards a responsible approach in global science
     
9:55 - 10:35   Alexandre ERLER
    Regulating Germline Genome Editing: the call for consensus and the question of distributive justic
     
Morning Break   10:35 - 10:55 am
     
Session Two   11:00 am - 12:20 pm
Chair: Ole Doering
11:00 - 11:40   Jack CHUN
    From Sandel to Aristotle: Where to cut the line in gene-editing for nature?
     
11:40 - 12:20   LI Hon Lam
    Genetic enhancement and unfairness
     

Lunch for Speakers
(GREEN, Hotel ICON)

12:30 - 1:50 pm
     
Session Three   2:00 - 3:20 pm
Chair: YU Kam Por  
2:00 - 2:40   Derrick AU
    Ethics & Responsibility in Human Genome Editing: What Next After the He JK Case
     
2:40 - 3:20   Detlef NIESE
    Governance of new technologies in globalized research: An Industry Experience
     
Afternoon Break 3:20 - 3:40 pm
     
Session Four   3:45 - 5:05 pm
Chair: Jack Chun
3:45 - 4:25   Stephen LAM
    Ethical Issues in the Clinical Practice of Genetics and Genomics
     
4:25 - 5:05   YU Kam Por
    The Dual Principle of Respecting Nature & Using Human Intelligence: Confucian Ethics & Gene Editing
     
Roundtable Discussion 5:05 - 6:00 pm
Chair: Ole Doering    
     
Dinner for Speakers 6:15 - 7:45 pm
(The Metropolis Harbour View Chinese Cuisine)