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Genetically Modified Crops: Expert Panel Discussion

Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Event Location: 
WeWork main lounge
500 Yale Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109
United States

Come watch a live stream of an expert panel discussion on GMOs! Q&A to follow. This event is part of the semi-annual Keystone Series at Purdue University, organized by graduate students in the Ecological Sciences and Engineering Interdisciplinary Graduate Program.

Panelists include:
Dr. Wallace Huffman, Distinguished Professor in Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University. He has published research related to consumer decision making and willingness to pay for GM product labeling.

Dr. Katy Martin Rainey, Assistant Professor of Plant Breeding and Genetics at Purdue University. She studies genetic improvement of soybeans for increased yield and better quality using multidisciplinary approaches.

Dr. Seth Wechsler, economist for the USDA Economic Research Service. His research interests include pest control, pest resistance management, biotechnology, and technology adoption.

Hosted by Isaac Emery, Ph.D. Ecological Sciences and Engineering / Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Purdue '13

Submit questions about GMOs to the event by email or text:
[email protected]
765-201-0373

More information on the web at:
http://www.purdue.edu/gradschool/ese/keystone/agenda.cfm

Location

WeWork main lounge
500 Yale Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109
United States
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