Competitive Advantage: Protecting the Balance in Africa, Asia & Europe
AAAS, 10h00 – 11h30, Friday 15th February 2019, Washington DC, USA.
This session spotlights what is happening right now in Europe, Japan and South Africa towards building and sustaining national, regional and global ties as the bedrock of science. While managing the world’s largest public R&I funds, speakers share a mandate to place discovery at the core of international politics. Their success is measured on creating the necessary knowledge, jobs and wealth to keep tax-payers happy, while supporting a trade climate favouring developing and least developed countries.