Latest Update: 27 May 2013
The IAP Young Scientists programme was initiated in 2008 with IAP's participation in the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions, also known as "Summer Davos", and takes place in September each year in China.
Call for nominations for IAP Young Scientists 2013 now closed ...
Since its inception in 2008, the World Economic Forum’s Young Scientists Community, in collaboration with IAP, selects the best scientific minds who will spur innovation and play a transformational role in integrating scientific knowledge and technological innovation to improve the state of the world. The Forum is currently reviewing nominations from IAP Member Academies for the Young Scientists Class of 2013.
Contact the IAP Secretariat for more information.
IAP Young Scientists Tianjin 2012
The IAP-nominated Young Scientists, supported by IAP and the Tianjin Municipal Government, attended the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Tianjin, People's Republic of China, 10-15 September 2012. The programme included outreach activities to Tianjin University and Tianjin Polytechnic University. Follow the link for the Report by IAP Young Scientist Mentor, Dr. Xingsheng Liu
31 October 2012 – 1 November 2012
The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Symposium on Shaping the Future of Young Academies
The Dutch Young Academy and the Global Young Academy are jointly organizing a 2-day symposi-um to foster collaboration between existing National Young Academies and to help establish additional Young Academies. Representatives from existing young academies as well as initiators of planned or ... Read More
National Young Academies (NYAs)
IAP supports the recent trend to create national young academies (NYAs) and the Global Young Academy (GYA), which are dedicated to advancing issues critical to young scientists. The GYA, for example, currently includes young scientists from >50 countries who work together in ... Read More
13 September 2011 – 16 September 2011
IAP Young Scientists Dalian 2011
The fourth "IAP Conference of Young Scientists" was held in conjunction with the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting of the New Champions (also known as "Summer Davos") in Dalian, China, from 13-16 September 2011.
The World Economic Forum and IAP facilitated the ... Read More
12 September 2010 – 16 September 2010
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center,
IAP Young Scientists Tianjin 2010
The 3rd IAP Conference for Young Scientists held in conjuction with the Annual Meeting of the New Champions of the World Economic Forum took place in Tianjin, China, in September 2010. Read More
10 September 2009 – 13 September 2009
IAP Young Scientists Dalian 2009
IAP and the World Economic Forum facilitated the participation of 60 outstanding young scientists in the 2nd IAP Conference of Young Scientists which was an integral part of the World Economic Forum's "Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2009" which took place in Dalian, China, from 10-13 September 2009 and involved around 1500 participants. Read More
26 September 2008 – 28 September 2008
IAP Young Scientists Tianjin 2008
The InterAcademy Panel on International Issues (IAP) organized two events at the World Economic Forum’s 2008 Meeting of the New Champions, held in Tianjin, China, from 26 to 28 September 2008. Read More