Conference Topics

Topics to be addressed at the 2019 conference are as follows:

Science and Technology

  • Role of Educational Cooperation
  • Scientific Capacity Building
  • Science for Science Policy: Quantitative, Assessment Models
  • Astronomy and Space Cooperation
  • Science, Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Development Goals
  • Science, Technology and Health
  • Role of Science and Technology Education for Society
  • Science Policy and Megacities
  • Data Policy, Partnerships, and Sharing
  • Technical Assistance Programs


Human Health and Well-Being

  • Borders, Migrants and Health
  • Vaccines
  • Medical Exchanges
  • Drug Policy (Pharmacology/Biotech/Conglomerates)
  • Poverty Reduction
  • Liveable and Healthy Urban Design
  • Food Security
  • Case Studies from the Americas


Natural and Built Environments

  • Resilient Cities
  • Sustainable Energy for Urban and Rural Development
  • Conservation and Ecological Indicators
  • Water Security and Diplomacy
  • Urban Diplomacy and Development
  • Ecosystem Conservation and Restoration
  • Adapting to Climate Change
  • Case Studies from the Americas