Professor Roberto Williams, President National Academy of Exact, Physical and Natural Sciences, Argentina
Professor Luiz Davidovich,President Brazilian Academy of Sciences
Professor Ranjith Mahindapla, President, National Academy of Sciences, Sri Lanka
HRH Princess Sumaya, President, Royal Scientific Society, Jordan
Professor Soon Chang Yoon, Vice-President, KAST (TBC)
Dr. Robin Fears, Director, Biosciences Programme, EASAC
This session will attempt to pull together the main conclusions of the previous two days. Based on conference discussions, it will attempt to identify how academies could adapt to changing national and international science systems (What will an 'academy of the future' look like?); and how IAP, its regional networks and member academies can enhance their relevance at global, regional and national levels.