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  • Great Ideas From Young Entrepreneurs Bloom at Global Innovation Competition

    The 2014 GIST Tech-I finalists and mentors | AAAS MARRAKECH, Morocco — Every year, 6,300 Ugandan women die from complications related to pregnancy or childbirth, according to Edmund Ainebyona, a young innovator participating in the GIST Tech-I international entrepreneurship competition. Twenty-five...
  • AAAS Commends White House Announcement on Cuba Relations, Says New Travel Policy Will Benefit Science

    A statement released today by AAAS applauds President Obama's plan to establish new diplomatic ties with Cuba, including the announcement of changes that will make it easier for scientists in the two countries to collaborate. The new policy will expand travel to Cuba, facilitating the scientific...
  • Tech-I Winners Announced

    The GIST initiative is led by the U.S. Department of State, and the Tech-I competition is implemented by AAAS. Following months of competition, intense training, and two amazing days of pitching at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Marrakech, Morocco, AAAS are pleased to announce the winners...
  • GIST Tech-I Finals Brochure

    download AAAS are exceptionally proud to present the brochure for the GIST Tech-I Finals which took take place at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Marrakech, Morocco in November 2014. The Tech-I Finals represented the close of an exceptionally exciting journey which saw countless young...
  • AAAS Announces Finalists in Global Entrepreneurship Competition

    Thirty finalists from 24 countries will head to Marrakech, Morocco to receive intensive training prior to pitching their innovative ideas and products at the 2014 Global Entrepreneurship Summit, AAAS announced today. The finalists are participants in the yearly GIST Tech-I competition, sponsored by...
  • 2014 Tech-I Finalists

    See GISTNetwork.org for current information on GIST Tech-I and the Global Entrepreneurship Summit

    The GIST initiative is led by the U.S. Department of State, and the Tech-I competition is implemented by AAAS. "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever does." - Margaret Mead Following a record 405,038 votes, AAAS...
  • Interested in Winning a AAAS Membership?

    The GIST initiative is led by the U.S. Department of State, and the Tech-I competition is implemented by AAAS. The AAAS Tech-I team are giving away 100 digital one-year AAAS Memberships to Tech-I voters . Membership to AAAS includes a subscription to Science magazine, access to the Members Central...
  • AAAS Announces Semifinalists in Global Entrepreneur Competition

    Click the interactive map to learn more about this year's GIST Tech-I semifinalists. | AAAS/GIST Tech-I Researchers in Bangladesh are thinking about a stove that can cook and generate electricity at the same time. A start-up in Guatemala is looking for new ways to bring skilled mothers together to...
  • 2014 Tech-I Semi-Finalists

    The GIST initiative is led by the U.S. Department of State, and the Tech-I competition is implemented by AAAS. This year the Tech-I competition received a record 502 applications . Following initial review at AAAS, 428 applications went to the next review stage conducted by the expert panels. Over...
  • Application Deadline EXTENDED

    Following numerous requests in our interactive webinars and via email, AAAS are pleased to announce that the application deadline date for the Tech-I Competition has been extended from July 21, 2014 until JULY 31, 2014 at 9:00 AM EDT . This is an additional 10 days for you to perfect your...