Pre Conference science site visits for aaas delegates

Think Science in Vancouver: Pre-Conference Tours
Wednesday, 15 February

Registered AAAS conference delegates have the opportunity to see some of the most prominent centers of innovation, technology, and research in and around Vancouver. Topics include particle and nuclear physics, clean energy, breakthroughs in medical technologies, and innovative solutions to urban social concerns. Advance registration is required. For more information.

The Annual Meeting is one of the most widely recognized pan-science events, with hundreds of networking opportunities and broad global media coverage. An exceptional array of speakers will gather at the 2012 AAAS Annual Meeting from 16-20 February in beautiful, scenic Vancouver, B.C.

The theme for this year’s AAAS Annual Meeting is Flattening the World: Building the Global Knowledge Society. The meeting’s theme focuses the program on the complex, interconnected challenges of the 21st century and on pathways to global solutions through international, multidisciplinary efforts. More than 50 countries will be represented at this truly international gathering. Speakers alone represent more than half of the world’s top 200 universities, colleges, and research institutes.

As part of your British Columbia hosting team, we invite you to attend the conference and register for any of the exciting pre-conference tours scheduled for delegates on Wednesday, February 15, 2012.


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