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Science, Technology and Human Rights Conference 2020

October 22-23, 2020 | Virtual

On October 22-23, 2020, the AAAS Science and Human Rights Coalition hosted its first-ever virtual conference. Open to all interested in building connections across science, technology and human rights, the virtual format included new opportunities for engagement.

Register for the 2021 Conference

Sign up for the 2021 conference, to be held online October 21-22, 2021, here.

2020 Conference Compendium Now Available

Interested to learn more about the conference, or to catch up on a session you missed? Reports on the conference sessions, edited by Dr. Gabriel Velez of Marquette University, and videos are now available. Explore >>



Conference Sponsors

Human Rights Educators USA. Click on the image to learn more.

 University and College Consortium for Human Rights Education. Click the image to access their website.

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

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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