Platform B Programs are intended for the advanced science and technology concentration of ASTA resource judges who have usually completed 120 hours of Platform A education. Participating judges will not be experts, just more sophisticated science / technology consumers.

The following Platform B programs primarily will be conducted through week-long institutes. The following institutes have been scheduled through 2008. If demand permits, each specialized judicial institute will be repeated.

2007
NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY / SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY
March 35-30 2007 at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley California Residence at the University of California at Berkeley's Clark Kerr Center
2008
HANDS-ON AGRICULTURAL BIOTECHNOLOGY
July 9-13 2008 at the North Carolina State University, Raleigh. Residence in graduate dormatories
ENERGY SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
August 13-17 2008 at the Ohio State University and the Supreme Court of Ohio. Residence at the OSU Blackwell Inn and Conference Center
ADVANCED FORENSIC TECHNOLOGIES - TRACE EVIDENCE TECHNIQUES
October 10-15 2008 at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, New York. Residence to be determined
NEURO-IMAGING ANALYSIS TECHNIQUES
November 10-14 2008 at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. Residence to determined

 

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