In this webinar, YSI and Carlota Pérez invite Francisco Sagasti to discuss his experience as President of Peru, while coming from an academic background. In the first half, Dr Sagasti will talk about “Knowledge, politics and policy: an outsider’s view from the inside”. In the second half, the floor will be open for the audience to interact with the speaker and derive lessons about the challenges and satisfactions in policymaking. Former President of Peru (2020-2021), Dr Sagasti is a fellow at the Wilson Center for International Scholars, senior affiliated researcher at the Instituto de Estudios Peruanos (IEP) and professor at the Graduate School of the Universidad del Pacífico in Lima,…
05/05/2021 – Carlos Gadelha
We are pleased to invite you to our next meeting, taking place on May 5th, 5 PM (UK time). Our guest speaker is Carlos Gadelha, coordinator of the Center for Strategic Studies - Fiocruz (the Brazilian health and biological sciences R&D institute) with the talk "Health as Development: experience to face global asymmetries". Please join us live on YouTube: https://bit.ly/lastipmay5 Or join our LinkedIn Group to access the Zoom link and receive our news: https://lnkd.in/e9Bg7av
09/04/2021 – Edwin Cristancho
We will have Edwin Cristancho on April 9th (FRIDAY), 6 PM (UK time) with the title: Metrology: Public Policy, Science and Technology Please join us on LinkedIn or our Mailing Group to receive the Zoom link and more news. Edwin CRISTANCHO-PINILLA PhD from SPRU. Director General at the National Institute of Metrology - Colombia, since February 2018, where he fosters innovation, industrial and scientific development via metrology. Most of his career has been in the public sector in Colombia in S&T policy, including the ministries of planning and agriculture.