The Institute for Science, Society and Policy presented a panel discussion exploring the various approaches to implementing the new federal government's commitment to evidence-based decision-making.
Panelists included: Dr. Nigel Cameron, Founding President, Center for Policy on Emerging Technologies, Washington DC and ISSP Fulbright Visiting Research Chair in Science and Society; Professor Heather Douglas, Waterloo Research Chair in Science and Society, University of Waterloo and Fellow, ISSP; Dr. Robert Walker, Chair, MEOPAR Network of Centres of Excellence, Dalhousie University; and Professor Scott Findlay, Associate Professor, Biology, uOttawa and Co-founder, Evidence for Democracy, who served as discussant. ISSP Director Monica Gattinger chaired the session.
Below L-R Drs. Robert Walker, Monica Gattinger, Heather Douglas, Nigel Cameron, and Scott Findlay