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Science, Technology and Human Rights Conference 2019

October 23-25, 2019 | Washington, DC

2019 Conference Compendium Now Available

Interested to learn more about the conference, or to catch up on a session you missed? A compendium of reports on the conference sessions, edited by Dr. Gabriel Velez of Marquette University, is now available. Read more >>

Save the Date for 2020!

The 2020 Science, Technology and Human Rights Conference, hosted by the AAAS Science and Human Rights Coalition, will take place virtually on October 22-23, 2020. Visit the 2020 conference webpage >>

Information from the 2019 Conference


Getting Here

Conference Supporters



True Costs Initiative

Friends of the Coalition

American Psychological Society

Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at the Science and Human Rights Conference? Contact Theresa Harris at for more information.

For media and press inquiries, contact Anne Hoy, AAAS.

This Conference is Presented by

Welcome from the Host Committee

The AAAS Science, Technology and Human Rights Conference Host Committee recognizes and celebrates the value that accessibility, diversity, equity and inclusion bring to scientific knowledge and the scientific enterprise.

We welcome all who wish to engage in positive discussion and contribute their perspectives and expertise to help solve some of the world’s most pressing human rights issues.

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