The International Human Frontier Science Program Organization (HFSPO) and its partners will host the ‘Fundamental Life Science Meets Climate, Environment and Sustainability,’ an International Scientific Symposium in June 2023.
The International Human Frontier Science Program Organization (HFSPO) and its partners will host Fundamental Life Science Meets Climate, Environment and Sustainability, a Science Summit and International Scientific Symposium which will be held 27-29 June 2023 in Paris.
The events are designed to build bridges at the public policy, academic, and science funding levels and demonstrate how basic life science research can partner with environmental science to accelerate the sustainability transition.
Ministers from around the world, top scientists, policymakers, and others will participate and present research focused on the following four themes:
- Climate Change and Health
- Ocean Biodiversity and Resources at Risk
- Food Security in a Changing World
- Individuals, Institutions, and Society – the Need for Diversity, Equity and Inclusiveness Transformations
Registration is now open online. Registration to attend the events will remain open until seats are filled or until 30 May 2023.
The Science Summit will be held in the afternoon on 27 June 2023 at the French Academy of Sciences located at 23 Quai de Conti, 75006 Paris, France. The two-day symposium, will be held 28 & 29 June 2023, 3 Rue Mazarine, 75006 Paris, France, which is proximate to the Academy of Sciences.
The events are jointly organized by: the Ministry of Higher Education and Research of France, the French National Research Agency, the French Academy of Sciences, the French National Centre for Scientific Research, the Pasteur Institute, the International Science Council, the European Molecular Biology Laboratory, UNESCO and the U.N. International Year of Basic Sciences for Sustainable Development.