20.10.2014

CERN: SIXTY YEARS OF SCIENCE FOR PEACE AND DEVELOPMENT

CERN: Sixty Years of Science for Peace and Development - 20 October 2014

 

WHAT?

The event will provide a unique platform to:

  • celebrate the values promoted by science - neutrality, inclusion, and co-operation;
  • highlight the role of science and scientific education in sustainable development; and The event will also
  • promote, through an open discussion between the fields of science and politics, the idea of better integrating science into global decision-making processes.

WHO?

Under the chairmanship of the President of ECOSOC, the event will be followed by a series of keynote speeches from eminent scientists and world leaders. ECOSOC Member States, the scientific community around the world, and Non-Governmental organizations will be present. The meeting will be webcast and the audience are also invited to participate in social media (Facebook and Twitter).

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