Beyond boundaries: an international workshop

Date and time
Wednesday 3 July 2024 - 8.30am - 4.30pm BST
Room: Foster Building Lecture Theatre 4
University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2HE
Beyond boundaries: an international workshop information
Entry fee: Free
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This is a dissemination event under the British Council's Going Global programme with China and India. This event is in collaboration with Royal Society of Chemistry UK.

An international workshop on global policy for pollutants in environment, including forever chemicals.

The event will bring experts from academia, industries, clinicians along with policymakers who will discuss the current situation of water hygiene, sanitation and health in the context of environmental sustainability.

 Event schedule

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Time Event
8.30-9.30am Registration and coffee
9.30-9.45am Professor StJohn Crean - Pro Vice Chancellor (Research and Enterprise) - Welcome and opening remarks
9.45-10am Dr Tapas Sen - An overview of capacity building project for UNEP
10-10.20am Professor Guozhu Mao - Charting the future: global policy for forever chemicals through bibliometrics, patent analysis and technology forecasting 

Panel discussion

Join us for a thought-provoking panel discussion and engage with leading policy experts from academia, industry and public health. In this session, we will discuss critical issues and potential solutions on policy, health and environment. Gain insights, network and contribute to the discussion for global policy and public health. 

Panel members

Dr Tapas Sen
RSC Intergovernmental Science Policy panel member
University of Central Lancashire, UK

Professor Guozhu Mao
Environmental Policy
Tianjin University, China

Professor Anna A Stec
Fire Chemistry and Toxicity
University of Central Lancashire, UK

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