Programme:
18:00 Welcome and Opening
18:15 Documentary Food Evolution
19:15 Brief Statements
19:30 Debate
20:15 Closure

Venue:
Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts
Hertogsstraat 1, 1000 Brussels

Hosted by “The working group Plant Biotechnology of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts”
Followed by a reception

When was last time you changed your mind about something?
A fascinating film about the controversy surrounding GMOs and food

The new documentary “Food Evolution” (see trailer here), narrated by esteemed science communicator, Neil deGrasse Tyson, directed by Academy Award-nominated Scott Hamilton Kennedy, and written and produced by Trace Sheehan and Scott Hamilton Kennedy, explores the controversy surrounding GMOs and food. You’re invited to join a fascinating movie screening followed by discussions at the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts on 26 September in the evening.

If you would like to attend, please send an email to ipbo@vib-ugent.be.