Events at TWAS and elsewhere
- 1: Deadline to register for the 17th CAS-TWAS-WMO Forum, in Beijing, China. The workshop focuses on the state of the art of nowadays ecohydrological studies in understanding the fundamental mechanisms underlying the climate-soilwater-vegetation coupling system. For details and to register, please see: http://2018ctwf.csp.escience.cn/dct/page/1
- 15: Deadline to submit nominations for the 8th IAP for Health Young Physician Leaders (YPL) Programme to be held on 12-16 October 2018 in conjunction with the annual World Health Summit in Berlin, Germany, 14-16 October 2018. For more information please see the YPL page. Each organization can nominate a maximum of two eligible physicians below the age of 40. Nominations can be submitted here.
- 15: Deadline to submit applications for the Fellowships for Threatened Scholars offered by IIE. The IIE Scholar Rescue Fund (IIE-SRF) provides fellowships for professors, researchers, and public intellectuals who face threats to their lives and careers in their home countries. Contact SRF@iie.org to learn how to refer a threatened scholar in need of assistance. Details on how to apply can be found here. To host an IIE-SRF scholar. To learn more about how to host an IIE-SRF scholar visit http://scholarrescuefund.org/hosts.
- 22-25: 7th CAS-TWAS Symposium on Green Technology (GT2018) Beijing, China. The symposium focuses on a wide range of topics including mineral and renewable resources, clean energy, bioengineering, new materials, environment and other related topics. Website http://gt2018.csp.escience.cn.
- 6-17: 7th School on LHC (Large Hadron Collider) Physics held in Islamabad, Pakistan
- 20-24: AAAS-TWAS Course on Science Diplomacy 2018 held in Trieste, Italy.
- 20: Deadline to apply for the 8th Anjani Mashelkar Inclusive Innovation Award. The innovation must address the problems faced by the disadvantaged resource-poor people in India and offer an original and implementable solution.
- 31: Deadline to submit applications for the OWSD Early Career Women Scientists Fellowships. This Fellowship of up to USD 50,000, provided by IDRC, is offered to women scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLCs) who have completed their PhDs in STEM subjects and are employed at an academic or scientific research institute in one of the eligible countries. For more information click here.
- 17-19: 17th CAS-TWAS-WMO Forum, in Beijing, China. The workshop focuses on the state of the art of nowadays ecohydrological studies in understanding the fundamental mechanisms underlying the climate-soilwater-vegetation coupling system. For details, please see: http://2018ctwf.csp.escience.cn/dct/page/1