It is almost forty years since the first babies conceived through In vitro fertilisation were born in the UK and India. Assisted reproduction is now an industry of global dimensions. In this Roundtable international experts will discuss the contemporary and future implications of assisted reproduction. Speakers will be Professor Marcia Inhorn (Yale University), Professor Sarah Franklin (University of Cambridge) and Dr Nicola Marks (University of Wollongong). The Roundtable will be chaired by Professor Sarah Ferber (University of Wollongong).
The Roundtable will be held in Building 20, Lecture Theatre 2 at the University of Wollongong from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Thursday 9 February and will be followed by light refreshments.
All welcome but please reply to Robyn Morris <firstname.lastname@example.org> by Monday 6 February for catering purposes.
The Roundtable will be held in association with an invited workshop on IVF and Assisted Reproduction: Australia and the Global Experience, funded by the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia and the Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts at the University of Wollongong. The workshop is convened by Sarah Ferber, Nicola Marks and Vera Mackie, Chief Investigators on ARC Discovery Project DP150101081.
Please download a poster here.