4th inno4sd Symposium Innovation for Sustainable Development.
High-level dialogue on Science, Technology and Innovation
On 7 November, a high-level dialogue will be held in the European Parliament on the topic of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the role of Research, Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) for achieving them. This half-a-day will contain a parliamentary debate around monitoring progress towards the SDGs and the role of innovation. During this event a global initiative on knowledge, learning and solutions based on science, research, technology and innovation for SDGs will be launched.
The topic of inno4sd’s policy-science symposium (8-9 November) is the role of science, technology and innovation (STI) for achieving the SDGs. A central element in the multi-stakeholder dialogue is on lessons learned and the role of transformational and mission oriented innovation policies and roadmaps supporting action oriented solutions and communities of practices stimulating innovation for SDGs. The programme is organised around brief presentation of examples, and a large amount of dialogue, debates and discussions.
Attendance at the symposium was by invitation only; if you would like more information, please contact inno4sd.events@inno4sd,net
The agenda can be downloaded here.
5th inno4sd Symposium Innovation for Sustainable Development
The Innovation for Sustainable Development Network will hold its fifth annual symposium in Mexico City (Campus Santa Fe, Universidad IberoAmericana), on November 12-15th, 2019.
The topic is 'Social innovation and Financing for the SDGs' - it will focus on the role of social and green innovation and impact financing for a circular economy and a transformation to healthy and sustainable agro-food systems.