Can Technology Spare the Earth?
A Seminar for Federal Judges and Law Professors
Federal Judges Supported by the M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust
Law Professors supported by the Claude R. Lambe Charitable Foundation

June 17–22, Gallatin Gateway Inn, Gallatin Gateway, Montana

DISCUSSION LEADERS
John A. Baden, Ph.D.
Chairman
FREE
945 Technology Blvd.
Suite #101F
Bozeman, MT 59718

Mr. Pete Geddes
Program Director
FREE/Gallatin Writers
945 Technology Blvd.
Suite 101F
Bozeman, MT 59715

LECTURERS
Dr. Sallie L. Baliunas
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
College Observatory, P-354
60 Garden Street
MS-15
Cambridge, MA 02138

Dr. J. William Costerton
Center for Biofilm Engineering
366 EPS Building
P.O. Box 173980
Bozeman, MT 59717-3980

Professor Peter S. Menell
University of California at Berkeley
College of Law
Berkeley, CA 94720-7200

Professor Thomas C. Schelling
University of Maryland
Van Munching Hall
College Park, MD 20742-1821

Professor Richard B. Stewart
New York University Law School
40 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012

Dr. Steven H. Strauss
Oregon State University
Department of Forest Science
338 Richardson Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331

Dr. Robert L. Thompson
1300 Crystal Drive
Apt. 602
Arlington, VA 22202-3234




Agenda

Tuesday, June 17, 2003
3:30–5:00 pm
Registration & Refreshments

5:30–6:30 pm
Orientation – John A. Baden
FREE

6:30 pm
Cocktails – Baggage Room

7:00 pm
Dinner – Dining Room


Wednesday, June 18, 2003
7:30–8:30 am
Breakfast – Colonnade

8:30–10:00 am
Session I – Market-Based Incentives for Climate Protection
Dick Stewart
New York University

10:00–10:30 am
Break

10:30–12:00 noon
Session II – Agricultural Research, Technical Change, and International Trade: The Keys to Global Food Security and Environmental Protection, Part I
Robert Thompson
Chair, International Food and Agricultural Trade Policy Council

12:00–1:00 pm
Lunch – Dining Room

1:00–2:30 pm
Session III – Biofilms: Getting the Microbial Component Right
Bill Costerton
Montana State University

2:30–3:00 pm
Break

3:00–4:30 pm
Session IV – Technical and Environmental Promises and Pitfalls of Crop Biotechnology
Steve Strauss
Oregon State University

4:30–5:30 pm
Free Time

5:45 pm
Meet in Lobby

6:00 pm
Cocktails – Enterprise Ranch

7:30 pm
Dinner – Enterprise Ranch


Thursday, June 19, 2003
7:30–8:30 am
Breakfast – Colonnade

8:30–10:00 am
Session V – Agricultural Research, Technical Change, and International Trade: The Keys to Global Food Security and Environmental Protection, Part II
Robert Thompson
Chair, International Food and Agricultural Trade Policy Council

10:00–10:30 am
Break

10:30–12:00 noon
Session VI – International Trade and Regulation of Agricultural Biotechnologies
Dick Stewart
New York University

12:00–6:30 pm
Free Time (Sack Lunches Provided)

7:00 pm
Cocktails – Baggage Room

7:30 pm
Dinner – Dining Room


Friday, June 20, 2003
7:30–8:30 am
Breakfast – Colonnade

8:30–10:00 am
Session VII – A Panoply of Social Problems Strangle Crop Biotechnology
Steve Strauss
Oregon State University

10:00–10:30 am
Break

10:30–12:00 noon
Session VIII – The Economic Diplomacy of Geoengineering
Thomas Schelling
University of Maryland

12:00–1:00 pm
Lunch – Dining Room

1:00–2:30 pm
Session IX – Top-Down vs. Bottom-Up Approaches to Climate Change Policy
Peter Menell
University of California Berkeley

2:30–3:00 pm
Break

3:00–4:30 pm
Session X – Extreme Weather and Climate Change: The Past
Sallie Baliunas
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

4:30–6:30 pm
Free Time

7:00 pm
Cocktails – Baggage Room

7:30 pm
Dinner – Dining Room


Saturday, June 21, 2003
7:30–8:30 am
Breakfast – Colonnade

8:30–10:00 am
Session XI – Extreme Weather and Climate Change: The Future
Sallie Baliunas
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

10:00–10:30 am
Break

10:30–12:00 noon
Session XII – What Makes Greenhouse Sense? Time to Rethink the Kyoto Protocol
Thomas Schelling
University of Maryland

12:00–6:00 pm
Free Time
(Sack Lunches Provided)

6:30–7:30 pm
Cocktails
Session XIII – Participants’ Evaluation
John A. Baden
FREE

7:30 pm
Dinner – Dining Room


Sunday, June 22, 2003
7:00–8:30 am
Breakfast – Colonnade

As Necessary
Shuttle to Airport



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