Task force report

Expanding International Engagement

Task force report, recommendations, and implementation

November 01, 2018

The APS Task Force on Expanding International Engagement is a proactive and comprehensive initiative led by the American Physical Society to promote and nurture global collaborations within the field of physics.

Recognizing the importance of international cooperation in advancing scientific knowledge, the task force focuses on forging strategic partnerships with institutions and organizations worldwide. By establishing strong connections, facilitating knowledge exchange, and fostering collaborative research projects, APS aims to enhance scientific discovery, address global challenges, and promote the sharing of diverse perspectives. The task force's efforts encompass various activities, including organizing international conferences, supporting international physics programs, and advocating for policies that promote open and inclusive scientific collaboration. By actively engaging with the global scientific community, APS seeks to ensure that physics research and advancements benefit from a diverse range of expertise and perspectives, ultimately contributing to the advancement of society.

Through its multifaceted approach, the APS Task Force on Expanding International Engagement aims to position APS as a central hub for global physics collaboration. By fostering an inclusive and collaborative environment, the task force seeks to catalyze innovation, inspire scientific breakthroughs, and address complex global challenges that require collective action. The task force's commitment to international engagement aligns with the increasingly interconnected nature of the scientific enterprise and recognizes that collaboration across borders and cultures is essential for scientific progress. Through its strategic initiatives and partnerships, the task force aims to amplify the impact and relevance of APS, creating opportunities for physicists worldwide to collaborate, learn from one another, and collectively advance the boundaries of knowledge in the field of physics.

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