Talloires Dialogue / FMSTAN 2017 (program)

(Revised 31 August 2017 by Peter Gluckman)


Thursday, 14 September 2017

18:00 – 19:30 | Welcome Reception at Tufts University European Center (light meal provided)


Friday, 15 September 2017 (Tufts University European Center)

10:00 – 10:30 | Coffee

10:30 – 11:15 | Introductions

11:15 – 11:45 | “Science Diplomacy: An Introduction” — Vaughan Turekian

11:45 – 12:15 | “Science Diplomacy: The Needs of a Foreign Ministry” — Peter Gluckman

12:15 – 12:45 | Discussion

12:45 – 14:00 | Catered lunch at the Tufts European Center

14:00 – 14:30 | “Science Diplomacy & International Crises/Emergencies” — Robin Grimes

14:30 – 14:45 | Discussion

14:45 – 15:15 | “Management of International Spaces” — Paul Berkman

15:15 – 15:30 | Discussion

15:30 – 16:00 | Coffee (including Group Photo)

16:00 – 17:30 | “Diverse Experiences of Science Advice into Foreign Ministries”: Panel composed of FMSTAN (Foreign Minister Science & Technology Advisor Network) members
Chair: Paul Berkman

17:30 – 19:00 | Free time

19:00 | Bus will depart for dinner (meeting location to be announced at the meeting)

19:30 | Dinner at Edelweiss restaurant – sunset on the mountain at 19:44


Saturday, 16 September 2017 (Tufts University European Center)

08:45 – 09:00 | Coffee

09:00 – 09:45 | “The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) & Science Diplomacy” — E. William Colglazier

09:45 – 10:30 | “The UN Linkage Between Domestic & International Science Advice” — Peter Gluckman

10:30 – 11:00 | Coffee

11:00 – 11:20 |  “Donor Countries & the SDGs” — Teruo Kishi / Tateo Arimoto

11:20 – 11:40 | “Recipient Countries & the SDGs” — Aminata Sall Diallo

11:40 – 12:00 | “SDGs – The Emergent Country Perspective” — Yousuf Al-Bulushi

12:00 – 12:30 | “Discussion on Science Governance & the SDGs”
Chair: Marek Konarzewski

12:30 – 13:30 | Catered lunch at the Tufts European Center

13:30 – 15:00 | “Global Issues Where Science & Diplomacy Interact”: a round table
Issues to be discussed (brief introductions from participants): Climate change & oceans, Digitalization, Trade issues, Foreign aid.
Chair: Jan Marco Mueller

15:00 – 15:30 | Coffee

15:30 – 16:00 | “Review of International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA), FMSTAN, Diplomat Training, etc.” – Peter Gluckman, Vaughan Turekian, & Paul Berkman

16:00 – 16:30 | Summary of Discussions

16:30 – 18:00 | Free Time

18:00 – 19:00 | Reception Drinks

19:00 – 19:30 | Musical Performance & Refreshments

19:45 | Farewell Dinner at Hôtel Le Cottage (2-minutes walk)