Events at TWAS and elsewhere
- 10-15: EMME: Euro-Mediterranean and Middle East Summer School for Science Communication in citta della Scienza, Naples, Italy. The goal of the Summer School is to establish a Euro-Mediterranean and Middle East framework for science centres and museums to reinforce their capacities, strengthen dialogue and exchange amongst the participating institutions, and increase the community of players working for public engagement with science in the region.
- 12-15: Workshop on “Policy and Diplomacy for Scientists: Introduction to Responsible Research Practices in Chemical and Biochemical Sciences”, in TWAS headquarters in Trieste, Italy.
- 18-20: “16th CTWF International Symposium on Advances in Seasonal to Decadal Prediction”, this year’s international conference of CAS-TWAS-WMO Forum on
Climate Science (CTWF), in Beijing, China.
- 22: Deadline to apply for the CODATA-RDA School of Research Data Science which will be held at ICTP-SAIFR, Sao Paolo, Brazil, 4-15 December 2017. Participants will learn how to look after and use the data that is core to their research. Apply online.
- 24: Closing date of the 2017 Call for New Members to join the Global Young Academy. Applications are sought from young, independent scholars who combine the highest level of research excellence with a demonstrated passion for delivering impact.
- 25: Deadline to submit Abstracts of Presentation for the First Gender Summit for Latin America and the Caribbean which will be held on December 6-7, 2017 in Santiago, Chile. For more information, please contact Gender Summit 12 Team: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.gendersummitchile.cl (English version available from 18 September).
- 30: Closing date for South African students to apply for the “Master of Philosophy in Cancer Science” full-time degree offered by the African Cancer Institute (ACI) affiliated to the University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa.
- 31: Deadline to apply for the COMSTECH Awards 2017 in ‘Biology’ and ‘Chemistry’ and for the COMSTECH Awards for Excellence in S&T 2017 which will be conferred by H.E. The President of Pakistan on the occasion of the next COMSTECH General Assembly Session. These awards are restricted to scientists who are citizens of, and working in, OIC member states. Application form can be downloaded here.
- 6-7: First Gender Summit for Latin America and the Caribbean in Santiago, Chile.