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Ambassadors in Action

  • Invention Ambassador Paul Stamets at the 2014 Google SciFoo Convention



  • Ivention Ambassador Steve Sasson was the featured subject of a project by a graduate student of Invention Ambassador Karen Burg who was completing her MBA Entrepreneuership Certificate.  Powerpoint to that presentation found here:


  • AAAS Ambassadors and AAAS staff gathered at the home of Invention Ambassador Paul Stamets for a celebration of the program


  • Ambassador panels at "Creating a Strong Invention Ecosystem to Solve Critical 21st Century Problems" at the AAAS Annual Meeting, IBM Research Center-Almaden


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Honors and Achievements

April 3, 2015 - AAAS-Lemelson Invention Abmassador Paul Stamets honored with the Gordon and Tina Wasson Award - "The purpose of the Wasson Award is to recognize people with non-traditional academic backgrounds who have made outstanding contributions to the field of mycology, or who have widely transmitted significant scientific or aesthetic knowledge about fungi to the general public.  Nominees for the award will be judged on the basis of the impact and quality of their contributions and on their sustained commitment to the field of mycology.  At most a single award is given each year."  Congratulations, Paul! 


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