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Audience: Policy makers and regulators [clear filter]
Saturday, August 27
 

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Tuesday, September 13
 

11:00am EDT

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Wednesday, September 14
 

11:00am EDT

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Thursday, September 15
 

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Friday, September 16
 

8:00am EDT

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Monday, September 19
 

8:00am EDT

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Tuesday, September 20
 

7:00am EDT

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Wednesday, September 21
 

8:00am EDT

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Thursday, September 22
 

6:00am EDT

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Friday, September 23
 

8:00am EDT

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11:00am EDT

 
Monday, September 26
 

8:00am EDT

9:00am EDT

(REF 26162) The role of funders in enabling equitable research partnerships for development OnlineSoumya Swaminathan • Rodrigo Correra-Oliveira • Julia Kemp • Karine Kålsås • Edson Faria • Garry Aslanyan • Maggy Heintz (REF 26162) Part 1 - Financial Sector: A call for high-quality, harmonized, reliable, and comparable climate-related data with standardized guidance to boost investor confidence and generate financial investment... OnlineFadeke Ayoola • Olufunso Somorin • Joy Aguele • Clensy Appavoo • Edgar Isingoma • Robert Rubinstein (REF 26163) Personalized Medicine, the omics revolution, and effective globally accessible health care - Convened by Weill Cornell Medicine OnlineKhaled Machaca • Patrick Tan • Landry Signe • Katherine Payne • Olivier Elemento • Ramin Sedehi (REF 26165) The Nagoya Protocol: implementation and experiences OnlineSILVANA SALOMÉ CIMA • Fernando Mc Kay • Dyna Rochmyaningsih • Maria Julieta Ansaldi • Claudia Rodriguez • Claire Lajaunie (REF 26164) Valuing Value: How any Organization Can Measure Stakeholder Value and “Ethical Capitalism” OnlinePhilip Sugai • Trista Bridges • Haruko Satoh • Toshiya Hoshino • Masato Yamazaki • Yoshie Sugai • Jin Montesano • Dr. Kumar M. Iyer (REF 26168) Recasting the Space Agenda - Convened by Alliance for Collaboration in the Exploration of Space OnlineJoseph N. Pelton • Pascale Ehrenfreund • Kris Lehnhardt • Tanja Masson-Zwaan • Scott Madry • Lucy Stojak • Ram Jakhu • Bernard Foing • Kai-Uwe Schrogl • Lee-Anne McKinnell • Peter Martinez • Sergio Camacho-Lara • Simonetta di Pippo • Temidayo Oniosun • Fiammetta Diani • Vidvuds Beldavs • Kim E Degnan

10:00am EDT

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Tuesday, September 27
 

8:00am EDT

8:15am EDT

9:00am EDT

(REF 27190) Navigating complexity, uncertainty, and ambiguity: new forms of science-policy interface. OnlineNicole Arbour • Catharina Any Sulistyowati • Piotr Magnuszewski • Reinhold Mangundu • Josie Chambers • Gloria Benedikt • Bartek Naprawa • Ramin Sedehi (REF 27182) The SDGs in the the Andean region. Biodiversity of the high plateaus. Opportunities for sustainable production and living. OnlineLiliana Bergesio • Bibiana Vilá • Catherine Sahley • Manuel Prieto • Natividad González • Yanina Arzamendia • Veronica Rojo (REF 27201) Knowing and protecting life on earth starts with Natural History and Science Innovation OnlineSea McKeon • Dr. Nalini M. Nadkarni • Dr. Ursula Valdez • Darren Naish • Dr. Tom Fleischner • Dr. Ni Kadek Dita Cahyani • Michele Weber (REF 26162) Part 2 - Project Entities / Agencies: A call for high-quality, harmonized, reliable, and comparable climate-related data with standardized guidance to boost investor confidence and generate financial... OnlineFadeke Ayoola • Thandie Bubala Hamaimbo • Mercy Kimani • Jesse Nyokabi (REF 27211) The Measure that Matters: How Universities and Industry Can Collaborate at Pace to Solve Global Problems and Improve the Human Condition OnlineAnthony Boccanfuso • Dafydd Owen • Aled Edwards • Malcolm Skingle • Ramin Sedehi (REF 27209) Decolonizing Science and Moving to Inclusive Science HybridThilina Heenatigala • Tana Joseph (REF 27064) Argentina: National strategies for Biodiversity study, conservation and restoration. OnlineLucas Garibaldi • Lucia Rodríguez Planes • Gerardo Robledo • Valeria Bauni • Alejandro Giraudo • Alejandro Sosa • Ignacio Gasparri • Claudio Bertonatti • Lucas Garibaldi • Emanuel Grassi • María Florencia Restelli • Erik Ruuth

10:00am EDT

(REF 27213) Agri-food systems: Increasing resilience to shocks and crises - Convened by the Africa-Europe Foundation UN Headquarters, Senegalese Mission, Room 8, New YorkKandeh Yumkella • Wanjira Mathai • Stefanos Fotiou • Ibrahim Mayaki • H.E. Richard Randriamandrato • H.E. Francisco André • H.E. Olof Skoog • H.E. Fatima Kyari Mohammed • Christina Duarte (REF 27214) Green Medicines: Plant Molecular Farming and a New Collaboration Model for Addressing Global Health Challenges HybridDeclan Kirrane • Josef Glössl • Kurt Zatloukal • Dr Juan Miguel González-Aranda • Ben Durham • Prof. Ed Rybicki • Belinda Shaw • Prof. Inge Broer • Julian Ma • Prof. Florian Krammer • Ambassador Dr. Alexander Marschik • Professor Edwin Scott Asemota • Dr. Ofra Chen • Prof. Waranyoo Phoolcharoen • Dr. Martín Salinas • Dr. Hermann Garden • Intisar Soghayroun • Dr Danjuma Usman Shiddi • Dr Cynthia Asare Bediako (REF 27215) Africa-Europe Foundation Day UN Headquarters, Senegalese Mission, Room 8, New YorkKandeh Yumkella • Steve Rochlin • H.E. Olof Skoog • H.E. Fatima Kyari Mohammed • Christina Duarte • H.E. Francisco André • H.E. Richard Randriamandrato • Ibrahim Mayaki • Wanjira Mathai • Stefanos Fotiou • Dymphna van der Lans • Romy Andrianarisoa • Vhalinavho Khavhagali • Marc van Heukelen • Barbara Creecy • Yankhoba Diatara • Sanda Ojiambo • Joris Cyizere • Tracey Li • Rebecca Distler • Chahaiya Pilkington

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Wednesday, September 28
 

7:00am EDT

9:00am EDT

(REF 28082) The intersection of climate change and machine learning OnlineDavid Rolnick • Catherine Nakalembe • Lynn Kaack • Angel Hsu • Peter Dueben • Mathilde Brillu • Ramin Sedehi (REF 28033) Holywood – an ecclesiastical approach to forest management OnlineSofia Bäcklund • Katarina Hallenborg • Jörgen Hansson • Erik Ruuth (REF 26162) PART 3 - NET Zero Cities: A call for high-quality, harmonized, reliable, and comparable climate-related data with standardized guidance to boost investor confidence and generate financial investment... OnlineFadeke Ayoola • Adam Hearn • Lidia Aviles H.E. • Geraldine Mahoro • Josephine Pallandt (REF 28235) Advancing self-sufficiency in biological medicines manufacturing for broadened access in Africa to achieve SDGs – Convened by CSIR, South Africa OnlineRachel Chikwamba • Kerry Love • Natasa Skoko • Caryn Fenner • Petro Terblanche • Andre Germishuizen • Tsepo Tsekoa (REF 28234) Prospects for Latvian space science and technology to fulfill UN Space Agenda 2030 OnlineBernard Foing • Arnolds Ubelis • Kalvis Salmiņš • Ilgmars Eglitis • Aigars Atvars • Pauls Irbins • Roberts Kancāns • Kaspars Karolis • Angelina Bekasova • Aleksejs Klokovs • Vidvuds Beldavs (REF 28241) The Challenge of Untapping Latin America's Biodiversity Potential: Is Bioprospecting the Way? OnlineCristian Desmarchelier • Tamara Rubilar • Marcelino Gutierrez • Olga Genilloud • Veronica Vargas • María Clara Ponce Mora • Alejandro Lago • Cristian Desmarchelier

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Thursday, September 29
 

8:00am EDT

9:00am EDT

(REF 29250) The key for a successful UN’s Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework - standards for measuring biodiversity with molecular tools. Keynote by Professor Florian Leese University Duisburg-Essen - convened... HybridFlorian Leese • Kristian Meissner (REF 29251) Calestous Juma Legacy Foundation Essay Competition Award - Uplifting young African minds for development in Africa’s mineral resource sector OnlineTreasure Maphanga • Johanna Lawson-Dick • Innocent Kawoya • Boateng Onwona‐Agyeman • Frank Mugyenyi (REF 29255) Funding for basic science in the age of rapid global change: opportunities for maximizing impact OnlineDr. Dusan Pejakovic • Dr. Maria C. Pellegrini • Dr. Gregory Gabadadze • Dr. Maria Uhle • Dr. Christopher Martin • Dr. Carly Strasser • Dr. Matthew Walhout • Michele Weber (REF 29257) CSIR’s Biomanufacturing Strategy, a catalyst for Bio-Entrepreneurship and building a sustainable Bio-economy – Convened by CSIR, South Africa OnlineDusty Gardiner • Lara Kotze-Jacob • Lucia Steenkamp • Santosh Ramchuran • Viren Chunilall • Tsepo Tsekoa (REF 29260 - IN-PERSON - Hybrid) Cervical cancer as a revealing example of worldwide disparities in cancer prevention and care - Convened by Institut Curie, Paris, France Permanent Mission of France to the United NationsPartha Basu • Maud Kamal • Hussein Kidanto • Fabrice Lecuru • Aljoša Mandić • Christophe Le Tourneau • Carolina Wiesner • Maud Kamal • Fabrice Lecuru • Christophe Le Tourneau (REF 29260 - ONLINE) Cervical cancer as a revealing example of worldwide disparities in cancer prevention and care - Convened by Institut Curie, Paris, France OnlineMaud Kamal • Christophe Le Tourneau • Fabrice Lecuru • Carolina Wiesner • Aljoša Mandić • Hussein Kidanto • Partha Basu • Maud Kamal • Fabrice Lecuru • Christophe Le Tourneau (REF 22112) Using Assistive Technology to Promote Social Inclusion for People with Disability through Collaboration and Partnership between Africa, America, Asia and Europe Permanent Mission of Ireland to the United Nations & Video ConferenceDr. Connie Sung • Dr. Geraldine Leader • Dr. Sheryl Burgstahler • June Chen • Evert-Jan Hoogerwerf • Dr. Binta Koita • Dr. Cynthia Lai • Dr. Boitumelo Mangope • Dr. Christiana Okyere • Laurie Penfold • Dr. Ambumulire Phiri • Gerard Quinn • Dr. Rahma Sophia Rachdi • Dr. Marcia Scherer • Jo Sinha

9:50am EDT

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Friday, September 30
 

12:00pm EDT

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Tuesday, October 4
 

6:00am EDT

12:00pm EDT

2:00pm EDT

 
Wednesday, October 5
 

9:00am EDT

12:00pm EDT

 
Friday, October 7
 

4:00pm EDT

 


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