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Policy and Global Affairs
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On October 17, 2018, the STS Program convened a public workshop focused on addressing the impacts of reducing food loss and waste on farmers, food prices, food availability, and the environment. This Proceedings of a Workshop synthesizes the presentations and discussions held during the workshop. Get the publication
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Attend the Artificial Intelligence: An International Dialogue Symposium where an international group of government, industry, academic, and stakeholder interest groups discuss and identify key areas of national and international policy on artificial intelligence and autonomous systems where international collaboration would be most beneficial. Learn more and register.
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Read the proceedings of an event that brought together leaders across many fields to discuss strategies to advance the discussion on implementing the recommendations of the report Sexual Harassment of Women: Climate, Culture, and Consequences in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
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On May 29, an expert committee under the Board on Science, Technology and Economic Policy (STEP) will hold a workshop about the role of inducement prizes in the American innovation process. Register now.
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New Proceedings of a Workshop
Reducing Impacts of Food Loss and Waste
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May 24 Event: Artificial Intelligence: An International Dialogue
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Together We Can Do Better: A Gathering of Leaders in Academia to Prevent Sexual Harassment
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Meeting on the Role of Inducement Prizes in the American Innovation Process
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May 22, 2019
71st STEP Board Meeting
Washington, DC

May 24, 2019
Artificial Intelligence: An International Dialogue
Washington, DC

May 29, 2019
The Role of Inducement Prizes: A Workshop
Washington, DC

topic arrow Aiding Global Security Through Researchtopic arrow Training for Jobs of the Future
topic arrow Building Capacity Abroadtopic arrow Strengthening American Innovation
topic arrow Making Sound Policy for Science and Technologytopic arrow Collaborating with Foreign Partners
topic arrow Bolstering Research and Educationtopic arrow Science and Engineering Meeting Society's Needs
topic arrow Creating a Sustainable World in the U.S. and Abroad

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Here at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, we promote the use of science, engineering, and medicine to enhance the security and well-being of people throughout the world and to ease disparities in human welfare. To accomplish this, we cooperate with partner organizations and scientific communities internationally. We also work to increase the capacity of both individual national academies and regional and global networks of academies to provide evidence-based advice to their governments, policy makers, and the public, thus strengthening and shaping policy and programs worldwide. To learn more, visit our International Activities website...