Ministerial Policy Dialogue

Veerle Vandeweerd

Veerle Vandeweerd

G-STIC - Policy Director


Ministerial Policy Dialogue
28 November 2018 17:00 - 18:00

Identification of critical policy levers to bring integrated technological solutions to the market at the national level

Ministerial panel on how the key findings/policy recommendations of G-STIC 2017, augmented with the discussions at the preceding semi-plenary sessions, can be made more actionable and what is needed to make the G-STIC findings useful for national policy setting to forward a technological transition towards more sustainable economic development models. In other words how does G-STIC resonate with national policy makers, how can it become more useful to them and what information is needed for the global tech transformation policy setting?


- Mrs. Maria do Rosário Bragança Sambo, Minister of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Angola
- Mr. Xu Zhengzhong, Deputy Dean and Professor, The Institute for International Strategic Studies, Chinese Academy of Governance, China
- Mr. Thierno Hamet Baba Ly, Secretary General, Ministry Hydraulics and Sanitation, Senegal
- Mr. Fumikazu Sato, Deputy Director General for Science, Technology and Innovation, Cabinet Office, Government of Japan
- Mr. Mohammed Sulaiman Al-Harthy, Executive Vice President Be’ah, Oman
- Mr. Dolf Gielen, Director of the Innovation and Technology Center, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
- Mr. Marco Aurelio Krieger, Vice-President of Health Production and Innovation in Health, FIOCRUZ
- Mrs. Mariângela Simão, Assistant Director General for Access to Medicines, Vaccines and Pharmaceuticals, WHO

Moderator: Veerle Vandeweerd, Policy Director G-STIC

Veerle VandeweerdMarco Aurelio KriegerDolf GielenZhengzhong XUH.E. Thierno Hamet Baba Ly H.E. Mrs. Maria do Rosário Bragança SamboMohammed Sulaiman Al-HarthyFumikazu Sato

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