“Since it was launched in 2009, the World Health Summit (WHS) has brought together stakeholders and decision-makers from every field in the healthcare spectrum, providing the perfect forum for exchange with experts from academia, industry, politics and civil society.” Featuring a wide range of international stakeholder the event takes place annually in Berlin, Germany in
On October 5-8 the Twelfth Meeting of the International Human Rights Network of Academies and Scholarly Societies will be held in Panama. GYA member Roberta d’Alessandro is going to attend it on behalf of the Global Young Academy. The event will be hosted by the National Secretariat for Science, Technology and Innovation of Panama and
The Earth is becoming finite for the activities of humankind in our century. This thought is the take-up for the participants of this year’s Science and Technology in Society Forum in Kyoto, Japan. The event opens invites to reflected on challenges and responsibility of science and technology regarding climate change and the Anthropocene. Participants will
The International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA) and the European Commission will hold the 2nd International Conference on Science Advice to Government in Brussels, Belgium on 29-30 September 2016. Former GYA Co-Chair Eva Alisic will attend the conference together with numerous GYA members. Follow the event under the official hashtag #EUINGSA16.
The 2nd International Conference & Workshop on Science Advice to Government will take place in Brussels, Belgium from 28 to 30 September. Former Co-Chair of the GYA Eva Alisic will attend the conference as member of the Program Committee, GYA-member Sameh H. Soror as member of the Steering Committee.
The first meeting of the Open Science Policy Platform will take on 19 September in Brussels. GYA-member Sabina Leonelli, member of the Open Science Policy Working group, will attend the meeting. Further information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/openscience/index.cfm?pg=open-science-policy-platform
The theme of the conference of the Young Scientists’ Conference and the 6th General Assembly of the Nigerian Young Academy (NYA) will be: ”inclusive growth and sustainable development in Africa: the role of young academies”. More information will follow soon.
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) in Manchester, United Kingdom on 23-27 July brings together over 4,500 leading thinkers, innovators, policy makers, journalists and educators from more than 90 countries, to discuss current and future breakthroughs in contemporary science. The motto ‘Science as Revolution’ is an invitation for breakthrough ideas to continue scientific revolutions and encourage
The high level round table on Ocean Science in Africa will take place from 25-26 July 2016 in Mauritius with the GYA as a partner with U.S. State Department Science Envoy for the Ocean Dr. Jane Lubchenco. More details will follow soon.
Under the title ‘Resiviting the Past, Re-envisioning the Future”, the Philippine Academy of Young Scientists will hold their 11th Annual Meeting and Scientific Convention. GYA-member Orakanoke Phanraksa will attend the conference as a speaker. Further information will follow soon.