Strategic Partnership signed between the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Dr. Alan I. Leshner, CEO of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and Executive Publisher of the Journal, Science gives
Inaugural JRC Annual Lecture:
Europe and the United States:
A crucial moment for science cooperation
To better explain how science impacts on us all and to remove barriers between the world of scientific discovery and public understanding, the European Commission's Joint Research Centre has introduced an Annual Lecture. The aim is to attract a keynote speaker working at the frontline of a current controversial issue or representing a large membership organisation that can ignite passion for scientific discovery in both specialists and non specialists and encourage curiosity-driven learning.