Grand Challenges and Integrated Innovations: Science for Poverty Eradication and Sustainable Development

Date: 
Sunday, February 24, 2013 to Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Location: 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The IAP Conference on "Grand Challenges and Integrated Innovations: Science for Poverty Eradication and Sustainable Development" will be hosted by the Brazilian Academy of Sciences in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The overarching goals of the Conference are to:

  1. Highlight the important contributions of science to poverty eradication and sustainable development
  2. Connect IAP academies and members with Grand Challenge opportunities
  3. Provide opportunity for IAP academies and members to shape future Grand Challenges
  4. Showcase innovators, particularly young innovators, tackling these Grand Challenges

To view the conference agenda please visit the IAP Website.