session 2

Title

SETI II : SETI and Society

Description

All aspects concerning the societal implications of extraterrestrial intelligence are considered, including public reaction to a discovery, risk communication and the possible impacts on society.

Date

2010-09-29

Time

15:15

Room

Meeting Room 41

IPC members
papers

Order

Presentation status

Mode

Paper title

Speaker

Affiliation

Country

1

confirmed

20

Footprints of alien technology

Dr. Paul Davies

Arizona State University

United States

2

confirmed

20

The History of Contact on Earth: Data, Myths, Misconceptions

Prof. Kathryn Denning

York University

Canada

3

confirmed

20

SETI and Astrobiology: The Rio Scale and the London Scale

Prof. Ivan Almar

Hungarian Astronautical Society (MANT)

Hungary

4

20

THE DISC QUOTIENT: A Post Detection Strategy

Prof. John Elliott

Leeds Beckett University

United Kingdom

5

confirmed

20

Social networking: Implications for post detection communications

Dr. Carol Oliver

University of New South Wales

Australia

6

confirmed

20

What Should We Say to Extraterrestrial Intelligence?: An Analysis of Responses to "Earth Speaks"

Prof. Douglas Vakoch

SETI Institute and California Institute of Integral Studies

United States

7

confirmed

20

One kilo message and Mosaic Earth: Education and Outreach potential of Interstellar Artefact Message Composition projects

Dr. Tibor Pacher

Germany

8

confirmed

20

Societal Statistics by virtue of the Statistical Drake Equation

Dr. Claudio Maccone

International Academy of Astronautics (IAA)

Italy

9

20

Projects for Deep Space and Deep Time Communication

Prof. Lowry Burgess

Carnegie Mellon University

United States

10

confirmed

20

The limits of Metalaw and the need for further elaboration

Mr. Adam Korbitz, J.D.

State Bar of Wisconsin

United States