Science & Technology

The mission of the N.C. Office of Science, Technology & Innovation is to improve the economic well‐being and quality of life of all North Carolinians through advancing science, technology, and innovation. Keynote presentations will be delivered by Dr. Kimberly A. Johnson , Director for Substance Abuse Treatment at the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, and Dr. Tony Rousmaniere , Clinical Psychologist and editor of Using Technology to Enhance Clinical Supervision.science and technology

In the 1930s, Arthur Tansley and others began developing the field of ecosystem ecology , which combined experimental soil science with physiological concepts of energy and the techniques of field biology The history of ecology in the 20th century is closely tied to that of environmentalism ; the Gaia hypothesis , first formulated in the 1960s, and spreading in the 1970s, and more recently the scientific-religious movement of Deep Ecology have brought the two closer together.

The Daily News cultivated a limitless array of talent over a century, including Eugene Field, George Ade, Ben Hecht, Finley Peter Dunne, Carl Sandburg, Peter Lisagor, M.W. Newman, Lu Palmer, Lois Wille and our latter-day franchise player, Mike Royko.

Prof Marla Trindade – Distinguished Woman Scientist (Life Sciences): She is the Director of the Institute for Microbial Biotechnology and Metagenomics, an interna- tionally recognised research centre in the Department of Biotechnology at the University of the Western Cape, comprising a team of over 45 researchers and staff, and is leading the country in the area of mining microbial genomes for novel biotechnologically relevant enzymes and products.science and technologyscience and technology

On May 23, 1933, Congressman Louis T. McFadden, (R-OH) Chairman of the House Banking and Finance Committee brought formal charges against the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve Bank system, The Comptroller of the Currency and the Secretary of United States Treasury for numerous criminal acts, including but not limited to, CONSPIRACY, FRAUD, UNLAWFUL CONVERSION, AND TREASON.