News Briefings: Connect with Leading Scientists and Engineers

Thursday, 16 February 2017

Science Paper: Breaking Research News—Seagrass Ecosystems Reduce Exposure to Bacterial Pathogens of Humans, Fishes and Invertebrates
10:00 a.m. EST

Addressing Social, Ethical and Regulatory Issues Related to Gene Editing
10:00 a.m. EST

Biting Back: Robot-Enabled Technology Thwarts Zika Virus Epidemic
12:00 p.m. EST

New Research on Ancient Teeth, Linguistics and Genetics Sheds Light on Peopling of Americas
1:00 p.m. EST

New Wave Brain Imaging Tools: Applications and Results
2:00 p.m. EST

NASW Update: 2017 World Conference of Science Journalists
3:00 p.m. EST

Friday, 17 February 2017

Early Intervention Reverses Vocabulary Deficits for Low-Income Children
9:00 a.m. EST

Fungi Joins Microbes in Driving Disease
10:00 a.m. EST

Robots and Cyber Systems to Keep the Elderly Active
11:00 a.m. EST

Health in Your Pocket: Diagnosing and Treating Disease with Smartphones
12:00 p.m. EST

Arsenic in Foods: New Data, New Approaches
1:00 p.m. EST

Privacy and Security in the Digital Age
2:00 p.m. EST

The Search for Life Beyond Earth, the Risks of Space Contamination
3:00 P.M. EST

Exploring Prospects for Deep-Sea Mining
4:00 P.M. EST

Saturday, 18 February 2017

Astrophysics Opens a New Era
9:00 a.m. EST

Implicit Bias: Overcoming Limitations of the Human Brain
10:00 a.m. EST

Building Bio-Machines with Cells
11:00 a.m. EST

Horn-less Cows, Tweaked Plants: Gene-Editing and Agriculture
12:00 p.m. EST

A Spotless Mind? Time, Memory and the Brain
1:00 p.m. EST

Protecting Cuba’s Crown Jewels Amid Change
2:00 p.m. EST

Climate Effects: Fish Resettle, Fisheries Adjust
3:00 p.m. EST

Media Availability: Data and Crime
4:00 p.m. EST

Sunday, 19 February 2017

The Future of Everything: Computers 2.0
9:00 a.m. EST

Closing the Achievement Gap at Home, at Play
10:00 a.m. EST

Better X-Ray Technology and More Powerful Precision Medicine
11:00 a.m. EST

Fighting Oral Health Disparities
12:00 p.m. EST

Blue Economy: Creating Incentives for Sustainable Marine Life
1:00 p.m. EST

Danish Science Journalists Association Presentation
2:00 p.m. EST

Monday, 20 February 2017

How We Came to Our Senses: Ecology, Evolution and Future of Human Sensation
9:00 a.m. EST