Skip to content ↓

Sen. Moynihan available to media on secrecy in science

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and MIT will sponsor a press availability for the media immediately prior to the Secrecy in Science colloquium, which will be held from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. in the Kresge Auditorium. The colloquium will bring together individuals with expertise in health research, intellectual property and encryption to examine past and present issues in secrecy.

AAAS-MIT Secrecy in Science Colloquium

Press Availability: Monday, March 29, 1999; 8:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.; Little Kresge Auditorium; MIT Campus


  • The Honorable Daniel Patrick Moynihan, U.S. Senate
  • Dr. David Kern, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island
  • Dr. Irving Lerch, AAAS Committee on Scientific Freedom and Responsibility

Full conference agenda available.

Editor's Note: Reporters can RSVP to attend the conference by contacting Deborah Halber at (617) 258-9276 or

Background papers and articles are available online at

Related Topics

More MIT News

Wind turbines on the top of a hill

A healthy wind

Health benefits of using wind energy instead of fossil fuels could quadruple if the most polluting power plants are selected for dialing down, new study finds.

Read full story