GYA Working Groups


World Economic Forum Africa 2019

06/09/2019, 7:00 am - 8:30 am
Hiddingh Hall Library, Cape Town,
The World Economic Forum on Africa (link) meeting is being held in Cape Town from the 4 - 6 September 2019. In partnership with the South African Young Academy of Science (SAYAS) and the Uni...

International Open Science Conference Berlin

18/03/2019 - 20/03/2019, All Day
Berlin, Berlin,
The GYA continues to make waves in the open science initiative (see news article here) and its Open Science working group will be involved in the upcoming Open Science Conference 2019, the 6...

3rd Women in Science without Borders Conference

12/03/2019 - 14/03/2019, All Day
Egypt, Egypt,
The 3rd International Women in Science without Borders (WISWB) Conference will take place 12-14 March 2019 in Egypt. After successful conferences in Egypt (2017) and South Africa (2018), the...

Science Meets Parliaments - What role for science in 21st century policy-making?

06/02/2019 - 07/02/2019, All Day
Brussels, Brussels,
GYA member Clarissa Rios Rojas, co-lead of the Science Advice working group, and Managing Director Beate Wagner will represent the GYA at this event. "Science meets Parliaments" brings toget...

World Health Summit and Young Physician Leaders 2018

12/10/2018 - 16/10/2018, All Day
Kosmos, Berlin,
Members from the GYA working group Global Health will attend the 10th World Health Summit from 14-16 October 2018 in Berlin, Germany. In addition, two GYA-nominated young medical scientis...

World Social Science Forum 2018

25/09/2018 - 28/09/2018, All Day
Kyushu University, Higashi-ku Fukuoka,
GYA members from the Biodiversity for Survival via Biomedicine working group will participate in the World Social Science Forum 2018 by hosting a panel on "Biodiversity and Biomedicine: Sust...

Evidence and policy summer school – science, policy and demography

05/09/2018 - 07/09/2018, All Day
Laxenburg, Austria, Laxenburg,
The 2018 Evidence and Policy Summer School in Laxenburg, Austria is organised by the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the Joint Research Centre (JRC), in coll...

8th ESOF - EuroScience Open Forum

09/07/2018 - 14/07/2018, All Day
Toulouse, France, Toulouse,
GYA Co-Chairs Tolu Oni (UK) and Connie Nshemereirwe (Uganda) will each moderate a panel at the one-day pre-conference event Young African Scientists in Europe (YASE) on 6 July at the EuroSci...

Conference on “Sustainable African Cities”

03/07/2018 - 06/07/2018, All Day
Accra, Ghana, Accra,
The GYA has nominated 5 members and 3 representatives from national young academies or academy initiatives to attend Sustainable African Cities from 3-6 July 2018 in Accra, Ghana. The Ghana...