To celebrate the commencement of education and research collaborations among Arizona State University (ASU), Universidad Nacional de Colombia and Universidad Yachay Tech, we are hosting an inaugural research congress in Bogotá, Colombia, May 18 - 19, 2017, to highlight some initial areas of collaboration among the universities.
Congress theme: The Congress will address the challenges of Latin America in the areas of research and education, biodiversity and sustainability, and public health and tropical diseases. The congress theme is to encourage participants to focus on solving and taking ownership of regional problems, and to create networks of stakeholders to engage in such efforts.
Congress format: The Congress shall consist of individual speakers and panel discussions, as detailed in the program. We invite faculty, staff and students from Colombian universities to attend the Congress.
DEADLINES FOR REGISTRATION: May 12th, 2017