- Science: International R&D collaborations are on the rise; countries are partnering to build big facilities.
- Industry: Companies are increasingly multinational; US companies are moving R&D facilities offshore.
- Education: The US competes for the world's best talent; it needs to attract and retain first-rate students and scientists.
- Policy: National S&T policies are affected by global events; federal R&D funding influences US participation in international large-scale collaborations.
Entrepreneurship for Scientists and Engineers in East Africa
The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) and the UK Institute of Physics are jointly organizing the "Entrepreneurship for Scientists and Engineers in East Africa" workshop, September 21 - 25, 2015 at NM-AIST in Tanzania. The one-week workshop is for scientists and engineers from East Africa who are interested in learning entrepreneurial skills to commercialize their scientific inventions.
Beller Lectureships for March & April Meetings
The APS Committee on International Affairs (CISA) selected three physicists to present Beller Lectureships at the 2015 March and April meetings.
Beller Lectureship Recipients
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