from February 21, 2024 to March 1, 2024
Published on February 21, 2024 Updated on February 21, 2024

Science IN Diplomacy


4th Installment of EUTOPIA’s Science Diplomacy Seminar Series

  • Date: Thursday, 29 February 2024
  • Time: 10:00 – 11:30 CEST
  • Location: Microsoft Teams.

Overview

In an era where global challenges such as climate change, pandemics, and sustainable development require science-informed solutions, integrating scientific insights into diplomatic efforts and policy-making is more critical than ever. This seminar explores the role of scientific evidence in diplomatic strategies and policy formulation that facilitates a more informed, effective, and cooperative international policy landscape.

This seminar is intended for a diverse audience. From students, researchers, and educators to policymakers and diplomats, anyone interested in exploring the intersection of science and diplomacy should tune in.

About the Speaker

Dr. Diana Shendrikova is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Energy at Politecnico di Milano and Science Diplomacy Advisor to the UNESCO Chair in Energy for Sustainable Development. 

About EUTOPIAn Science Diplomacy Seminars

EUTOPIA recognizes universities’ vital role in science diplomacy, which is why it has a work package dedicated to fostering collaboration and knowledge exchange in this field. The EUTOPIA Science Diplomacy Seminars are a cornerstone of this effort, serving as learning platforms to better understand the dynamics of this rapidly evolving and increasingly important field.

For any questions, kindly direct them to eric.piaget@vub.be

Participate in the seminar by registering here.