Spring 2017 Bovay Seminar Series

Wednesdays, 12:15 – 1:15, Rhodes Hall 310
Lunch provided for all attendees

Hosted by Dr. Park Doing – Bovay Program in History and Ethics of Engineering

February 22
Dr. Park Doing
Bovay Program in History and Ethics of Engineering
“Updates on the GM, Takata, VW, Fiat, and Tesla Cases”

March 1
Prof. Toby Ault
Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
“Current Reflections on Climate Research”

March 8
Prof. Rebecca Slayton
Science and Technology Studies, Judith Reppy Peace Studies Institute
“Why Cyber Operations Don’t Always Favor the Offense”

March 15
Dr. John Callister
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Director of Entrepreneurship Program
“Issues in Analytics”

March 22
Dr. Vincenzo Rondinella
European Commission Joint Research Center
“Nuclear Forensics for Non-Proliferation”

March 29 – Bovay Lecture – 4:30 – PH 203
Dr. Erik Conway
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
“The Ethics of Simulation: From Mars Exploration to Earth’s Climate”

April 12
Tim Bond
Bovay Laboratory, Civil and Environmental Engineering
“Developing a Service Learning Solar Oven Project in Nicaragua and Cornell”

April 19
Prof. Julia Markovits
Sage School of Philosophy
“Praise and Blame”

Spring 2017 Bovay Seminar Series