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Science Diplomacy in Boston

April 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

Do you like science? And politics? Come find out about Science Diplomacy!

Learn about this emerging field of diplomacy at a panel with local Science Attachés and Science Diplomacy experts. You will hear about science diplomacy in the Arctic from Professor Paul Berkman, using science to strengthen relationships in Israel, the Netherland’s perspective on innovation, Québec’s new investment in science diplomacy, the UK’s approach to science diplomacy,  and how Switzerland has branded itself as a hub of innovation here in Boston.

Speakers:

Jonas Brunschwig Project Leader for Academic Relations, Swissnex Boston

Patricia Gruver Science Attaché, Québec Government Office

Professor Paul Berkman Tufts University, Director of the Center for Science Diplomacy

Ronit Prawer East Coast Regional Director, UK Science & Innovation Network

Walter de Wit Innovation Attaché, Netherlands

 

Please RSVP in advance to Patricia Gruver by April 18 (patricia.gruver@mri.gouv.qc.ca)

April 19th, 6 PM / British Consulate-General Boston, 1 Broadway, Kendall Square

Details

Date:
April 19, 2018
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Québec Government Office in Boston
Phone:
617 872-0962

Venue

British Consulate-General Boston
1 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02142 United States
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