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Thursday, January 10, 2019
Hacking for Carbon: Building a New Innovation Pipeline for the New Carbon Economy

The energy transition is already creating new wealth with solar and wind power. The transition to a low-carbon economy will present an even bigger investment opportunity. Technologies do not...

Thursday, December 13, 2018
Leadership Voices: A Conversation about Leadership, Career Paths, Counterterrorism and National Security

The Leadership Voices series, a partnership between the McCain Institute for International Leadership and New America, features today’s icons and trailblazers from across business, politics,...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Not So Hidden Figures

Though Silicon Valley and other STEM-dominated industries suffer from a glaring lack of gender diversity and often exude a toxic bro-y corporate culture, women have attained impressive leadership...

Monday, December 10, 2018
The Elusive Brass Ring of Global Food Security: How to Improve Dexterity to Reach the SDG's?

The Swette Center for Sustainable Food Systems at Arizona State University welcomed Rockefeller Foundation President Rajiv Shah for a conversation on meeting the challenge of SDG2 to end...

Monday, December 10, 2018
Bringing Public Perspectives into Energy Projects

Environmental impact assessments (EIAs) document the potential environmental and public health effects of large-scale development projects. Historically, EIAs are produced by...

Tuesday, December 04, 2018
The Curse of Bigness: A Conversation with Tim Wu

Admit it, part of you really appreciates that everything store with its unlimited inventory, an airline that can fly you anywhere you want to go, banks that will have ATMs wherever you need them,...

Friday, November 16, 2018
Progress Against Alzheimer’s Disease

Decades of research and tens of billions of dollars in funding have produced mountains of scientific and medical literature about Alzheimer’s disease, the sixth leading cause of death. Yet only...

Thursday, November 15, 2018
Rethinking Law and Order: Navigating Citizen Rights in an Age of Uberveillance

Increasingly, the personal and work-related smart devices we use are packed with sensors that record the who (identity), where (location), when (time), and how (mode of transport/condition) of all...

Thursday, October 25, 2018
Connecting Public Engagement in Science Efforts Across Silos

Public engagement with science is vital because it provides opportunities for mutual learning between scientists and the public. Engagement efforts connect the public with new knowledge and the...

Tuesday, October 09, 2018
The Future of Innovation in Society

Katina Michael discusses how Arizona State University’s School for the Future of Innovation in Society and the Consortium for Science, Policy, & Outcomes can help us understand an...

Thursday, August 09, 2018
Human Adaptation to Climate Change

The Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes at Arizona State University hosted a discussion...

Thursday, May 10, 2018
Fact or Fiction: What Will It Take To Combat Misinformation and Disinformation in the Digital Age?

There’s no doubt that misinformation, disinformation, and “fake news” played a role in the 2016 election and continue to roil our politics, as well as the ever-shifting media landscape. It’s...

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