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  • International Workshop Teaches the Art of Science Diplomacy

    The president of the Royal Scientific Society of Jordan and the U.S. Secretary of State’s science and technology adviser are among the global science leaders addressing participants from developing countries at the third AAAS-­TWAS summer workshop on science diplomacy on 11-­15 July. The event...
  • U.S. and Cuban Scientists Explore Advances to Fight Cancer

    Agustín Lage, director of the Cuba’s Center for Molecular Immunology, surrounded by U.S. participants at a two-day symposium on immunotherapy in Havana in late May. | Marga Gual Soler A group of the nation’s leading cancer research scientists and their Cuban counterparts are exploring how to...
  • U.S.-India S&T Endowment Fund: 7th Call for Proposals

    The U.S.-India S&T Endowment Fund invites bi-national teams of entrepreneurs and innovators with an innovative product or technology beyond the idea stage that has high societal impact and significant potential to commercialize within 2-3 years to submit executive summaries of proposals for...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Brendan McGovern

    Brendan McGovern joined the International Science and Technology Partnerships (INSTP) Program in February 2014, where his work focuses on promoting bilateral Indo-U.S. collaborations in science and technology between government, industry and academia. Prior to joining INSTP, Brendan worked with the...
  • The U.S.-Iran Symposium on Air Pollution in Megacities

    The U.S.-Iran Symposium on Air Pollution in Megacities was convened on September 3-5, 2013, at the Beckman Center in Irvine, California. The symposium brought together more than forty Iranian and American air pollution, transportation, and sustainability scientists in addition to interdisciplinary...
  • <em>Science</em> Editor-in-Chief Marcia McNutt Meets With Chinese Premier Li Keqiang

    Science Editor-in-Chief Marcia McNutt was honored to meet with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on 13 January in Beijing to discuss international scientific cooperation and the importance of science and technology to economic growth. The 70-minute meeting was covered by China's largest television channel...
  • Enhancing and Sustaining U.S. - Uzbek Collaborations in the Life Sciences

    In 2011, the Department of State asked the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) to identify opportunities for future bilateral cooperation in the life sciences. In response, the AAAS Center for Science Diplomacy and Center for Science, Technology, and Security Policy (CSTSP)...