Kimball Smith Series: Charles Weiss, Georgetown University, “The Survival Nexus: Science, Technology, and World Affairs”
Thursday, January 26, 2023 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Horchow HallCost: Free
103 (GM Room)
55 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven CT 06511
Join the Kimball Smith Series for a talk and Q&A on the book, “The Survival Nexus: Science, Technology, and World Affairs” by Charles Weiss.
Charles Weiss is a Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, the former and first Science and Technology Advisor to the World Bank (1971-86), a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Professor Weiss will lead us through a conversation centered on issues at the intersection of science & technology, policy, and international affairs. Attendees will have the opportunity to raise questions regarding a broad range of topics—including nuclear policy, climate disruption, globalization, social media and cyber security, and biotechnology. Yale community members of all disciplines and levels of expertise are encouraged to attend.
Program partners: International Security Studies, Department of Political Science, Department of Physics, Wright Laboratory, School of Management Tech & Society Group.
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