Policy Lectures

Policy Lectures address policy implications of science and technology

Applications accepted throughout the year


EMBO Policy has funds to offer organizers of a scientific event the opportunity to include a non-scientific talk addressing policy issues of science and technology, including discussions about ethics, economics, politics, and law.

Examples of themes that could be addressed include, but are not limited to:

  • Genetic and genomic applications
  • Dual-use research
  • Scientific publishing and Open Access
  • Research integrity
  • Biosafety
  • Science advice to governments
  • Research policy.

Maximum funding: 1,000 euros (for European speakers) and 2,000 euros (for overseas speakers) to cover travel and accommodation costs.

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