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Mini Symposium 2018

May 15, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tuesday 15 May, 2018
12:00PM – 4:00PM
Behrakis Auditorium, Jaharis Building, 150 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02111


Format: 10 minutes lightning talks, 5-10 minutes Q&A

12:00 – 13:00 | Registration and Light Lunch

13:00 – 13:05 | Welcome & Remarks, Prof. Diana Chigas, Senior International Officer and Associate Provost

13:05 – 13:15  | The Science & Technology Diplomatic Circle of Boston (S&TDC)Ms. Patricia Gruver, Québec Government (representing Canada as S&TDC co-Chair)

13:15 – 13:35  | The Science Diplomacy Center: An Overview, Prof. Paul Arthur Berkman, Science Diplomacy Center

13:35 – 13:55  | Science Training Encouraging Peace – Graduate Training Program, Dr. Allen Taylor, USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging

13:55 – 14:15  | Building Inclusive Dialogue on Divisive Science Issues: A Civic Science Approach, Dr. Jonathan Garlick, Sackler School of Biomedical Sciences

14:15 – 14:35  | Advancing Global Disaster Resilience through International Scientific Collaborations, Dr. Katia Kontar, Science Diplomacy Center

14:35 – 14:55  | Water & Sanitation Interventions in Low-Income and Emergency Contexts, Prof. Daniele Lantagne, Civil and Environmental Engineering

14:55 – 15:15   | The American Offshore Wind Industry: Status Update, Prof. Eric Hines, Civil and Environmental Engineering

15:15 – 15:35   | Climate Policy in Practice: What Works, What Doesn’t, and Why?, Prof. Kelly Sims Gallagher, Center for International Environment and Resource Policy

15:35 – 16:00  | Open discussion: Moving the Science Diplomacy Center Forward, Prof. Paul Arthur Berkman, Ms. Molly Douglas and Dr. Jean-Christophe Mauduit

 

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Date:
May 15, 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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