Connect, Collaborate, Innovate: How Online S&T Communities are Advancing Discovery

Monday, 17 February 2014
Columbus KL (Hyatt Regency Chicago)
Charles Dunlap , CRDF Global, Arlington, VA
Following the model of Scientists Without Borders, this presentation will explore collaborative communities dedicated to generating, sharing, and advancing innovative science and technology-based solutions to the world`s most pressing global development challenges. The presentation will also explore the common traits of successful communities, including collective problem solving, responsive focus on critical emerging challenges, and accelerated innovation and discovery.