01. Flat Earth News

Central Hall, Westminster
Donald English Room

Tuesday June 30 2009, 15:45 - 17:15

02. Balance not needed? Science journalism and the reporting of creationism

Central Hall, Westminster
Robert Perks Room

Tuesday June 30 2009, 15:45 - 17:15

03. Science journalism in crisis?

Central Hall, Westminster
Great Hall

Tuesday June 30 2009, 15:45 - 17:15

04. Great talent, but are they credible?

Central Hall, Westminster
Maurice Barnett Room

Tuesday June 30 2009, 15:45 - 17:15

05. The challenges of regional reporting

Central Hall, Westminster
George Thomas Room

Tuesday June 30 2009, 15:45 - 17:15

06. Four Journalists who changed the world

Central Hall, Westminster
George Thomas Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 11:30 - 13:00

07. Science on television: Here today, gone tomorrow?

Central Hall, Westminster
Robert Perks Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 11:30 - 13:00

08. Recipe for disaster: A growing population and climate change. Can science serve up a solution?

Central Hall, Westminster
Maurice Barnett Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 11:30 - 13:00

09. Does science need to be highbrow?

Central Hall, Westminster
Donald English Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 11:30 - 13:00

10. The future of science news?

Central Hall, Westminster
Great Hall

Wednesday July 1 2009, 11:30 - 13:00

10.1a. The Big debate: Is the British media the best or worst in the world at covering science?

Central Hall, Westminster
John Tudor Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 11:30 - 13:00

UK science journalism debate

Media Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 12:00 - 13:00

10.2a. ABSWs How to Publish a Popular Science Book

Central Hall, Westminster

Wednesday July 1 2009, 13:30 - 14:30

11. As others see us: Science fiction writers on science journalism

Central Hall, Westminster
Robert Perks Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 14:30 - 16:00

12. Strife at the top: Lord May of Oxford in conversation with Tim Radford

Central Hall, Westminster
Donald English Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 14:30 - 16:00

13. Is the growing influence of PR on science journalism in the public interest?

Central Hall, Westminster
John Tudor Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 14:30 - 16:00

14. Different strokes for different science folk

Central Hall, Westminster
Maurice Barnett Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 14:30 - 16:00

15. A drought or a flood? Climate change reporting around the world

Central Hall, Westminster
Great Hall

Wednesday July 1 2009, 14:30 - 16:00

15.1a. Swine flu or Whine Flu? Pigging out on scare stories

Central Hall, Westminster
George Thomas Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 14:30 - 16:00

16. The science controversy that broke the mould: The media battle for human/animal embryos

Central Hall, Westminster
Maurice Barnett Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 16:30 - 18:00

17. Covering a disaster from Sichuan to Sri Lanka

Central Hall, Westminster
George Thomas Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 16:30 - 18:00

18. Investigative science reporting: Does it exist?

Central Hall, Westminster
Great Hall

Wednesday July 1 2009, 16:30 - 18:00

19. The death of science magazines: real or exaggerated?

Central Hall, Westminster
Donald English Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 16:30 - 18:00

20. Food: the good, the bad and the misreported

Central Hall, Westminster
Donald English Room

Wednesday July 1 2009, 16:30 - 18:00

21. Advocacy science journalism

Central Hall, Westminster
George Thomas Room

Thursday July 2 2009, 11:30 - 13:00

22. Blogs, big physics and breaking news

Central Hall, Westminster
Great Hall

Thursday July 2 2009, 11:30 - 13:00

23. Genetics in the news information in the daily press: a comparison between daily papers in Belgium, Canada and France

Central Hall, Westminster
Maurice Barnett Room

Thursday July 2 2009, 11:30 - 13:00

24. A picture of health? Who shapes public opinion on pharma?

Central Hall, Westminster
Robert Perks Room

Thursday July 2 2009, 11:30 - 13:00

25. Promises, promises: The Ethics of Unbridled Optimism

Central Hall, Westminster
Donald English Room

Thursday July 2 2009, 11:30 - 13:00

25.1a. How to start up a science media centre... and keep it running in top gear

Central Hall, Westminster
John Tudor Room

Thursday July 2 2009, 13:30 - 14:30

26. Embargoes in science reporting: Friend or foe?

Central Hall, Westminster
Robert Perks Room

Thursday July 2 2009, 14:30 - 16:00

27. Reporting cancer breakthroughs: Striking the right note

Central Hall, Westminster
Donald English Room

Thursday July 2 2009, 14:30 - 16:00

28. Breakonomics, did careless reporting precipitate the global crisis?

Central Hall, Westminster
George Thomas Room

Thursday July 2 2009, 14:30 - 16:00

29. Heartbreak and hype: The only way to sell an engineering story

Central Hall, Westminster
Maurice Barnett Room

Thursday July 2 2009, 14:30 - 16:00

30. Climate change coverage: The messy marriage of science, policy, and politics

Central Hall, Westminster
Great Hall

Thursday July 2 2009, 14:30 - 16:00