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Conference Participation Sponsorship - 2020 STS Forum

The 17th Annual Meeting of
The Science & Technology in Society Forum 2020

The Role of Science and Technology in the Post COVID-19 Era

KFAS is sponsoring the participation of Kuwait-based scholars, researchers, and practitioners in the 2020 STS Forum Annual Meeting focused on "The Role of Science and Technology in the Post COVID-19 Era" which will be held online on 3 - 6 October 2020.

Selected applicants will be able to attend all the virtual sessions of the forum and enjoy interactive dialogues with other participants and presenters. They will also reap the benefit of building their network with top world leaders (scientists including Nobel laureates, academics, policy makers, business leaders, journalists and others) as well as their peers.

Eligibility:

  • Kuwaiti National (researchers, engineers, business leaders and government officials)
  • Maximum age 41 as of 1st October 2020.
  • Applicants need to have a Master's or a PhD in their relevant field, and have a strong desire to play a leadership role in research and business fields.
  • Applicants who have previously participated in past STS Young Leaders Programs are not eligible for this opportunity.

As part of this sponsorship, KFAS will cover the Forum participation fee and provide selected applicants.

Application Deadline: 20 August 2020

Click here to Apply