Think Nuclear-Free Symposium


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The 2015 Nuclear-Free Future Awards take place Thursday, October 29th, co-sponsored by the Goethe-Institut DC and the Heinruch Böll Stiftung North America.

Program:

11.00-11.10   Welcome, Claus Biegert, founder, Nuclear-Free Future Award.

11.10-11.55   Uranium – A Journey
Joint Presentation by Gordon Edwards, physicist, mathematician and nuclear advisor, and Bob Del Tredici, founder, Atomic Photographers Guild.

11.55-12.10   Q & A

12.10-1.00   Old Treaties and New Bombs
Panel: Paul Walker, director of the Environmental Security and Sustainability Programme, Green Cross International/Alyn Ware, founder, Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament, with Tony deBrum, foreign minister, Republic of the Marshall Islands, and Alexander Kmentt, director of arms control, nonproliferation and disarmament, Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

1.00-1.15   Q & A

1.15-2.00   Lunch break

2.00-2.50   If Mass Murder is an Option, Resistance is a Must
Panel: Gordon Edwards /Claus Biegert with Sister Megan Rice and Michael Walli of Transform Now Plowshares and Shawn Iserhoff, former Youth Chief of Mistissini with the Cree Youth of Mistissini.

2.50-3.05   Q & A

3.05-3.50   Coffee break

3.50-4.30   There is no Risk-Free Dosage – How to give an Image to the Message
Gordon Edwards introducing Cornelia Hesse-Honegger, Swiss scientific illustrator.  Presentation by Cornelia Hesse-Honegger

4.30-4.45   Q & A

4.45   Closing Remarks

Location

Goethe-Institut DC
812 Seventh St NW
Washington DC 20001

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