2015

Keynote/Invited Talks

  1. 3D printer and other new technologies: What happens with society?, S. Rasmussen @ Folkeuniversitetet at Aarhus University, DK, February 25, 2015
  2. What are BINC technologies doing to society?, Steen Rasmussen, Invited speaker at Samudvikling (public lecture and open discussion to about 35 non-scientific stakeholders), Copenhagen, DK, February 23, 2015

  3. Emerging intelligent and living technologies, Steen Rasmussen, Unconventional Computing Workshop, TRUCE and MICREAgent, Brussels, Belgium,  February 2-4, 2015

  4. Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Steen Rasmussen, Danish Ministry of Science and Innovation Invited advisor Copenhagen, DK, February 22, 2015

  5. Living and intelligent technologies, Steen Rasmussen, Folkeuniversitetet (Peoples University), Aarhus, Denmark, March 23, 2015

  6. Observation of protocell dynamic behaviors: the transmission of functions between protocell generations, P.A. Monnard Meeting Habitability in the Universe: From the Early Earth to Exoplanets, Porto, Portugal, March 22-27, 2015 

  7. Protocells: laboratory models for the emergence of living cells?, P.-A. Monnard Early Meeting of Israel Society for Astrobiology and the Study of the Origin of Life (IlASOL) Israel, March 29, 2015

  8. Forskningens Døgn (Science Day), Invited speaker and organizer of mini symposium on living and intelligent technologies, S. Rasmussen, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark, April 24 - 25, 2015

  9. New emerging technologies, opportunities and challenges. The Nordic Association Conference in the Danish Parliament (Folketinget) S. Rasmussen, Copenhagen, DK, April 29, 2015

  10. Catalysis in self-assembled, self-organized media: a System Chemistry approach to the catalysis in aqueous media, P.-A. Monnard, Special seminar, Dept of Chemistry, University of Zurich :  May 7, 2015 

  11. 3D printing, the internet, synthetic biology and artificial intelligence, S. Rasmussen, Folkeuniversitet (Peoples University), Emdrup, Denmark, May 13, 2015 

  12. Protocells and minimal life, S. Rasmussen, Endokrinological Research Unit (EFE) Seminar Odense, Denmark,  June 2, 2015 

  13. What politics ought to focus on, DR 2 TV (National Danish Television) interview and participant in debates at Folkemødet, S. Rasmussen, Bornholm, Denmark, June 12-14, 2015
  14. Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Danish Ministry of Science and Innovation, S. Rasmussen, Invited advisor,  Copenhagen, DK, June 11, 2015

  15. Transmission of functions between protocell generations, P.-A. Monnard, Abscicon 2015 : Astrobiology Science Conference, Chicago, Illinois, June 15, 2015 

  16. Catalysis in self-assembled and self-organized media: A System Chemistry approach to the catalysis, P.-A. Monnard, Seminar at the Department of Chemistry, June 23, 2016 

  17. Catalysis in self-assembled and self-organized chemical systems: From molecule and biopolymer synthesis to protocell design, P.-A. Monnard, Lecture in Organic Chemistry series at the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, June 25, 2015

  18. Assembling protocells: how to make a transition from nonliving to living matter, S. Rasmussen, Chemical Emergence 4.0 Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, USA June 23 – 25, 2015 

  19. Simulating self-replicating, chemically immersed, microchip swarm structures, S. Rasmussen, Chemical Emergence 4.0 Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, USA June 23 – 25, 2015 

  20. From amphiphile molecules to replicating vesicles, P.-A. Monnard, XIII International School of Astrobiology «Josep Comas i Solà» : The Origin of Life. From Monomers to Cells, June 29 – July 3 2015
  21. Origin and evolution of the RNA world, P.-A. Monnard, XIII International School of Astrobiology «Josep Comas i Solà» : The Origin of Life. From Monomers to Cells, June 29 – July 3 2015 

  22. Origins of Life and Protocells International Society for Artificial Life Summer School, S. Rasmussen, 13th European Conference on Artificial Life, York, UK, July 20-24, 2015 Link

  23. Cross-cutting conversations, Kulturmødet (National Cultural Assembly), S. Rasmussen, Nykobing Mors, Denmark, August 20- 22, 2015

  24. How to Assemble Minimal Life Bottom Up,  S. Rasmussen, International Debate Meeting on Synthetic Biology  Barcelona, Spain, September 16-18, 2015

  25. ECCS (Arizona) European Conference Complex Systems 2015, S. Rasmussen, Tempe, Arizona, September 26, 2015
  26. Synenergene workshop and general assembly, S. Rasmussen, Bristol, City of Bristol, UK,  October 16-19, 2015

  27.  Societal impact of the BINC ecology of technologies, with Margrethe Vestager, European Commissioner for Competition, (Invited advisor), S. Rasmussen, Brussels, Belgium, Dec 16, 2015

  28. Identifying and exploring the main observables, mechanisms and impacts of the BINC technologies. Research visit at Santa Fe Institute (SFI) - elected External Research Professor at SFI) S. Rasmussen, Dec 17, 2015 – Jan 15, 2016   


Contributed Talks

  1. Observations of protocell dynamic behaviors: Role of the compartmentalization, P.-A. Monnard, SysChem 2015 :  May 19-22, 2015


Conference/Workshop Participation

  1. Workshop on FET and Innovation, S. Rasmussen, Brussels, Belgium, February 5, 2015
  2. Advisory Board, European Commission Future Emergent Technology, FET, Steen Rasmussen (Member), Brussels, Belgium March 20, 2015

  3. Advisory Board, European Commission Future Emergent Technology, FET, Steen Rasmussen (Member), Brussels, Belgium July 3, 2015
  4. Advisory Board, European Commission Future Emergent Technology, FET, Steen Rasmussen (Member), Brussels, Belgium September 3, 2015

  5. An Emerging Technological and Societal Transition: Preparing for the Post-Industrial World, Steen Rasmussen (Organizer), Lorentz Workshop Program, Leiden, The Netherlands, October 5-10, 2015 Link 

  6. Videnskabens brug af medier, S. Rasmussen, Niels Bohr Institute seminar in Copenhagen, November 13, 2015

  7. Major Transitions in Natural, Synthetic, and Artificial Evolution, S. Rasmussen, Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, December 12-15, 2015 Link