Impact Ethics

nte-Falling Walls conference

Françoise Baylis, invited speaker at Falling Walls Conference

The International Conference on Future Breakthroughs in Science & Society, Berlin. 8-9 Nov 2016.



Human Gene Editing: At the Cutting Edge

RSC-Atlantic Symposium on the Science of Gene Editing and Its Social, Cultural, Economic, and Ethical Implications. Theatre D, Sir Charles Tupper Building, Dalhousie University, Halifax NS. 28 Nov 2016.


Image courtesy of Columbia Pictures


Public screening followed by expert-led panel discussion on the science & ethics of human gene editing. QEII Royal Bank Theatre, Halifax Infirmary, ground floor, 1796 Summer Street entrance. 28 Nov. 2016.


Photography by Graham Kennedy│Medal image courtesy of Royal Society of Canada

Françoise Baylis receives the Royal Scoiety of Canada's McNeil Medal

"The prestigious medal recognizes individuals who have demonstrated an outstanding ability to promote and communicate science to students and the public within Canada."


NTE In Action

Alana Cattapan at the Reproduction Research Group, De Montfort University. Leicester, England. 28 Nov - 23 Dec 2016.
Alana Cattapan presents to the National Women's Studies Association Annual Conference, Montréal, QC. 10-13 Nov 2016.
Françoise Baylis, invited speaker, Berlin, Germany. 9 Nov 2016 (9:00-10:30AM, Atlantic Time).
Françoise Baylis presents at session on Public Participation in Bio-Innovation, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin. 7 Nov 2016.
Alana Cattapan presents to the Open House: 2016: Topics & Issues in Gender & Women's Studies Free Public Lectures. Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS. 27 Oct 2016.
Françoise Baylis presents at The Walrus Talks The Art of Conversation, Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall, Rozsa Centre, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB. 20 Oct 2016.

NTE In Print

A scholarly journal article by Tim Krahn & Françoise Baylis.
A scholarly journal article by Alana Cattapan & Françoise Baylis.
A scholarly journal article by Matthew Herder and Tim Krahn. May 2016.
An article by Françoise Baylis in Le Monde. 11 May 2016
Alana Cattapan and Françoise Baylis publish a commentary in the Toronto Star. 9 Apr 2016.
A scholary journal article by Françoise Baylis & Heather Widdows. Dec 2015.