UNITAR Open Webinar on Innovations in Science Diplomacy



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Offered by

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University

John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies at the University of Massachusetts Boston

Science Diplomacy Center

swissnex Boston

Author Professor Paul Berkman, Professor Maria Ivanova, Professor Larry Susskind

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Are you interested in Science Diplomacy and Technology? Seeking to focus your career, or simply engaged in the topic? Join the leading professors in the field from world-renowned academic institutions in a discussion on the future and challenges of Science Diplomacy, and an overview of the novel Executive Summer Programme on Innovations in Science Diplomacy.

This Open Webinar will be moderated by UNITAR’s Division for Multilateral Diplomacy and will feature the following speakers:

– Professor Paul Berkman, Associated Fellow, UNITAR; Faculty Associate, Program on Negotiation at the Harvard Law School (PON); Associate Director of Science Diplomacy, Harvard-MIT Public Disputes Program

– Professor Maria Ivanova, Associate Professor, Director of the Global Governance and Human Security PhD Program, Director of the Center for Governance and Sustainability, University of Massachusetts Boston

– Professor Larry Susskind, Director, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Science Impact Collaborative; Co-Director, MIT Cybersecurity Clinic.

This Open Webinar offers exclusive insight into the Executive Summer Programme on Innovations in Science Diplomacy. This programme will triangulate education, research, and leadership. It will aim to educate the next generation of leaders in the field of science diplomacy and technology; facilitate research with questions and data that generate actions with evidence and options that contribute to informed decision-making; and provide leadership with science-diplomacy networks that build common interests across our globally interconnected civilization.

The Executive Summer Programme was initiated by the Science Diplomacy Center and will be implemented in collaboration with the Program on Negotiation at the Harvard Law School (PON), the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of Massachusetts Boston (UMass Boston), Boston University (BU), the Science Diplomacy Center and swissnex Boston. Successful participants will receive a certificate of participation. Certificates will be awarded and signed by UNITAR and the faculty of the above-mentioned partners.

Join the Webinar on March 16, 2021, 2:00 PM (CET).