7 July 2015

UN Conference Explores Role of Science & Technology in Advancing Development Goals

An international conference on technology for sustainable development will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York City on Wednesday, 8 July 2015. 

The event is co-sponsored by United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) and UNAI member institution Amrita University, and is the first in a series of discussions entitled START, Skills and Technology Accelerating Rapid Transformation.  

Other universities represented include the University of Cambridge, the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Monash University, the National University of Singapore, the University of Oxford, Stanford University and the University of Twente. The event can be watched live via UN Webcast and updates will be posted on Facebook and Twitter @ImpactUN.