Symposium on New Science-Based Tools for Anticipating and Responding to Global Crises
This event served as a venue to examine the potential of new science-based modelling for anticipating and responding to complex global crises, the policy-related mechanisms for evaluating and using these tools, and the possible application of such tools in new policy areas.
The Global Earthquake Model (GEM)
Initiated by the OECD Global Science Forum, the Global Earthquake Model (GEM) opened in March 2009 in Pavia, Italy. GEM is a global collaborative effort that brings together state-of-the-art science, national, regional and international organisations and individuals aimed at the establishment of uniform and open standards for calculating and communicating earthquake risk worldwide.
Workshop on Best Practices for Ensuring Scientific Integrity and Preventing Misconduct, 22-23 February 2007
Scientific misconduct (such as fabrication, falsification, plagiarism, and other inappropriate actions) damages the scientific enterprise, constitutes misuse of public funds, and weakens the trust of citizens ...
Atelier sur les pratiques exemplaires propres à assurer l’intégrité scientifique et prévenir les comportements frauduleux, 22-23 février 2007 (French)
Workshop on Best Practices for Ensuring Scientific Integrity and Preventing Misconduct - Annotated Agenda (English)
Workshop on Best Practices for Ensuring Scientific Integrity and Preventing Misconduct - Presentations (English)
Workshop on Science and Technology for a Safer Society, 5-6 December 2005
Report on the Workshop on Science and Technology for a Safer Society
Conference on Declining Student Enrolment in Science and Technology
Declining Student Enrolment in Science & Technology - Conference Press Release
Conférence sur l'éducation (French)
Report from the Workshops on Future Large-Scale Projects and Programmes in Astronomy and Astrophysics
The final consensus report from the workshops is an 18-page document that contains findings and recommendations for actions by governments and scientific organisations.
Workshop on Near Earth Objects: Risks, Policies and Actions
On January 20-22, 2003, the Global Science Forum convened a workshop to allow government officials and scientists to examine the threat from Near Earth Objects, and possible actions that may be needed. The event was held in Frascati, Italy.
OECD Global Science Forum Workshop on Best Practices in International Scientific Co-operation
Workshop on Best Practices in International Scientific Co-Operation under the auspices of the OECD Global Science Forum. Following a discussion at the 7th meeting of the GSF in June 2002, this initiative was endorsed by the Forum.
OECD Global Science Forum