To feed or to fuel - How, is the question
A Public Forum proudly presented by BioSA
Is biotechnology the answer?
It is believed 60-80% of colorectal cancer is preventable
The population is growing at 1.5% per year, wheat yields are growing at 0.7%
As global petroleum reserves decline we need renewable sources of transport fuels
Professor Geoffrey Fincher (ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Cell Walls )and Dr David Topping (CSIRO Food and Nutritional Sciences), two internationally renowned leaders in their fields will discuss the impact of biotechnology on food, fuel and the future with Dr Paul Willis, Director of RiAus. Audience participation will be encouraged.
A free event but seats are limited so registration is essential. Click here to register.
Sunday 16 October, 2.15 -3.45pm
Adelaide Convention Centre, Riverbank Rooms 1 & 2
This event is in conjunction with the AusBiotech 2011 National Conference.