Büro für Technikfolgen-Abschätzung beim Deutschen Bundestag (TAB)
The Office of Technology Assessment at the German Bundestag is an independent scientific institution created with the objective of advising the German Bundestag and its committees on matters relating to research and technology. More
Publication Synthetic biology – The next phase of biotechnology and genetic engineering
TAB report no. 164 investigates state of the art and future implications of synthetic biology - English summary of main results now available
TAB TAB´s new projects - and a plenary debate on 25 years of technology assessment at the German Bundestag
By the end of 2015, the Office for Technology Assessment at the German Bundestag (TAB) has been commissioned by the Committee on Education, Research and Technology Assessment (ABFTA) to implement six new projects.
English-language publications We can be brief - the most important TAB results on 4 pages
TAB-Fokus is the name of a new publication format, which features the most important results and policy relevant issues of all finished TAB-projects in a four-page leaflet. From now on this series will be published also in English to enhance the international visibility of TABs work.
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- Operator: ITAS im KIT
- Cooperating partner:
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ
IZT - Institute for Futures Studies and Technology Assessment gGmbH
VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH
- Client: Deutscher Bundestag
- TAB´s steering body is the Committee on Education, Research and Technology Assessment