Shaping the future : the key role of science and technology
March 22, 2017Koji OmiChairman and Founder, Science and Technology in Society Forum (Tokyo)Rémi QuirionQuébec Chief ScientistAndrée-Lise MéthotFounder and Managing Partner, Cycle Capital ManagementPaul ShrivastavaSenior Advisor, Future Earth
Yves Bégin Vice Rector, Research and Academic Affairs, INRS
If we really want to create a low carbon society, we also need to be concerned about equity, social justice and equality.
Covered Topics :
Finding scientific and technological solutions to achieve a low-carbon society
More active use of ICT in urban planning and management would make human habitats in the new smart cities more livable, humane, disaster-resilient, and energy-efficient.
Strengthening collaboration between academia and business
High-quality science programs in educational programs