CILAC | Open Science Forum for Latin American and the Caribbean

Transforming Our Region

 

Extended Deadline for our Call for Proposals

Now extended until February 28th, 2018!

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SAGA: The UNESCO Initiative gender in STEM in LAC

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Currently, less than 30% of the world’s researchers are women. This gap, known as vertical, is explained by the loss of women graduated in STEM during the transition that makes…

CILAC at World Science Forum 2017

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World Science Forum 2017, Jordan, 7th – 11th November. Science for Peace On Wednesday 8th November at the World Science Forum in Amman Jordan, UNESCO´s Regional Office for Science for…

 

CILAC | Open Science Forum for Latin American and the Caribbean

Transforming Our Region

 

Extended Deadline for our Call for Proposals

Now extended until February 28th, 2018!

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CILAC 2018

2nd Edition of the Open Science Forum for Latin American and the Caribbean

Plenary conferences | Thematic sessions | Workshops | Presentations of research findings | Poster Exhibition | Institutional stands | Science cafes
Arts and sciences | Science in the street (planned outreach activities in public spaces)

100+

Activities

140+

International Experts

20+

Countries

150,000

Impressions

30,000+

Website visits

240+

Panelists

SUSTAINABLE CITIES

The first day will focus on the dynamics of Sustainable Cities, understood as a theoretical model and action plan that brings together in an integrated way the initiatives aimed at improving the quality of life, sustainability and efficient management of services. MORE

RELAC

The second day will be to think about the capacity for resilience and reconciliation of our territory after natural disasters or social problems that cross our region (RELAC), and explore how to be able to make the opportunity of the threat. MORE

BIOECONOMY

The third day discusses a regional strategy within the framework of the new Bioeconomy, understood as the use of biomass in an innovative way to add more value locally and generate new opportunities sustainable production. MORE