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Program Tuesday 16th 2013

Opening Ceremony and Science Talk



Participants and Guests are welcome to join us

Material for the General Assembly will be distributed at the Registration Table, at the entry of the conference room. Translation will be available

Speakers in the Scientific Meeting, please bring your memory stick with your PP presentation. Thanks

18:00- 18:15

Welcome words
Milciades Mejia, President of the Academy of Sciences of The Dominican Republic

IANAS Opening Remarks
Juan Pedro Laclette, former President of the Mexican Academy of Sciences and IANAS Co-Chair

Official Opening of the IANAS General Assembly


Science Talk

Chair of session: Michael Clegg, IANAS Co-Chair and Foreign Secretary of the US-National Academy of Sciences

Presentation of Spanish version of Booklet: Climate Change: Evidence, Impacts and Choices. Introduction of the speaker

Risk management and communication

Dr. Baruch Fischhoff (USA)

Howard Heinz University Professor
Carnegie Mellon University

Official picture of the IANAS General Assembly 2013


Welcome Dinner at Playa Blanca Restaurant (#24 in the Map. Transportation from the Meeting Room to the Restaurant will be provided by the Hotel. Distance 10 minutes by bus)

Note: Tables will be hosted by the Presidents of the Academies.

Presidents of the Academies please look for your name on the Dinner List at the Registration Table  Dress code: Guayabera or Smart Business