Data

General Issues
Science & Technology
Specific Topics
Biomedical Research & Development
Location
Belgique
Scope of Influence
Multinational
Links
European Commission, Meeting of Minds: European Citizens' Deliberation on Brain Science, Fact Sheet
Start Date
End Date
Ongoing
No
Time Limited or Repeated?
A single, defined period of time
Purpose/Goal
Make, influence, or challenge decisions of government and public bodies
Approach
Consultation
Spectrum of Public Participation
Consult
Total Number of Participants
28
Open to All or Limited to Some?
Limited to Only Some Groups or Individuals
Recruitment Method for Limited Subset of Population
Stratified Random Sample
General Types of Methods
Deliberative and dialogic process
Legality
Yes
Facilitators
Yes
Face-to-Face, Online, or Both
Face-to-Face
Types of Interaction Among Participants
Discussion, Dialogue, or Deliberation
Ask & Answer Questions
Information & Learning Resources
Expert Presentations
Type of Organizer/Manager
Non-Governmental Organization
International Organization
Type of Funder
International Organization

CASE

Meeting of Minds: A European Citizens’ Deliberation on Brain Science

February 14, 2021 Jaskiran Gakhal, Participedia Team
February 10, 2021 Antonin Lacelle-Webster
February 3, 2021 Antonin Lacelle-Webster
January 29, 2021 Antonin Lacelle-Webster
General Issues
Science & Technology
Specific Topics
Biomedical Research & Development
Location
Belgique
Scope of Influence
Multinational
Links
European Commission, Meeting of Minds: European Citizens' Deliberation on Brain Science, Fact Sheet
Start Date
End Date
Ongoing
No
Time Limited or Repeated?
A single, defined period of time
Purpose/Goal
Make, influence, or challenge decisions of government and public bodies
Approach
Consultation
Spectrum of Public Participation
Consult
Total Number of Participants
28
Open to All or Limited to Some?
Limited to Only Some Groups or Individuals
Recruitment Method for Limited Subset of Population
Stratified Random Sample
General Types of Methods
Deliberative and dialogic process
Legality
Yes
Facilitators
Yes
Face-to-Face, Online, or Both
Face-to-Face
Types of Interaction Among Participants
Discussion, Dialogue, or Deliberation
Ask & Answer Questions
Information & Learning Resources
Expert Presentations
Type of Organizer/Manager
Non-Governmental Organization
International Organization
Type of Funder
International Organization

Participants from nine EU member states have been selected to deliberate on advances in scientific knowledge about the brain. Belgium organized regional meetings in 2005 with its 28 participants.

Problems and Purpose

Background History and Context

Organizing, Supporting, and Funding Entities

Participant Recruitment and Selection

Methods and Tools Used

What Went On: Process, Interaction, and Participation

Influence, Outcomes, and Effects

Analysis and Lessons Learned

See Also

References

External Links

Notes

This entry is taken from the following article: Vrydagh, J., Devillers, S., Talukder, D., Jacquet, V. & Bottin, J. (2020). Les mini-publics en Belgique (2001-2018) : expériences de panels citoyens délibératifs. Courrier hebdomadaire du CRISP, 32(32-33), 5-72. https://doi.org/10.3917/cris.2477.0005