Emerging New Civilization Initiative
Mar 21 2019 to Mar 22 2019
On March 21-22, 2019 the World Academy and the Club of Rome are convening a meeting of concerned...
May 16 2019 to May 18 2019
The unprecedented speed and rate of change of globalization, technological development and...
International Conference on Cognition, Society & Well-being
Jul 23 2019 to Jul 25 2019
WAAS is collaborating with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the world’...
Human-Centered Symbiotic System Science for Industry 4.0
Oct 6 2019 to Oct 9 2019
This special session deals with the problem of cognitive and evolutive learning by Symbiotic System...
4th International Conference on Future Education
Nov 1 2019 to Nov 5 2019
A new type of education—a new paradigm—is urgently needed to address the challenges and paradoxes...


Mar 14 2019 to Mar 17 2019
WAAS members are invited to participate in a high level international conference hosted by Nizama...
Roundtable on Global Governance: Challenges & Opportunities
Nov 22 2018 to Nov 24 2018
The world we live in presents challenges and opportunities beyond the capacity of even the...
Third International Conference on Future Education
Nov 12 2018 to Nov 14 2018
Building on a break-through conference at the University of California, Berkeley, in 2013 and the...
Roundtable on the Future of Democracy: Challenges & Opportunities
Nov 7 2018 to Nov 9 2018
The World Academy of Art & Science and World University Consortium are partnering with Ethical...
Roundtable on Governance & Law: Challenges & Opportunities
Nov 5 2018 to Nov 6 2018
The World Academy of Art & Science and World University Consortium are partnering with The...
XV International Colloquium
May 2 2018 to May 5 2018
The 2018 Colloquium focused on the role international institutions have played in recent decades...
Global Blockchain Summit
Apr 19 2018 to Apr 20 2018
The birth of the World Wide Web in the early 1990s gave rise to visions of a flat uncentralized...
Round table on the Future of Democracy: Challenges & Opportunities
Apr 3 2018 to Apr 5 2018
Democracy is under siege. Traditional bastions of liberal democracy are faltering. Young...
Future Education Conference
Jan 28 2018
The world is moving faster and faster. Information is multiplying more rapidly than anyone can...
Forum on New International Research Facilities for South East Europe
Jan 25 2018 to Jan 26 2018
The objective of the conference was to promote scientific development and cooperation among the...

18th IEEE International Conference on


Polytechnic University of Milan, Italy | July 23-25, 2019

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Security & Sustainability Guide

A 250-page “Interim Draft” PDF of The S&S Guide, a project of the World Academy of Art & Science, will be available for limited distribution free of charge to WAAS Fellows in June 2016. It reflects the critical fact that sustainability and security are both essential and can only be achieved in concert.


The journal for new perspectives that integrates knowledge from all fields of inquiry to address real-life issues & enhance our collective response to the issues facing the world today.


The vision of Eruditio complements and enhances the Academy's focus on global perspectives in the generation of knowledge from all fields of legitimate inquiry.

World University Consortium

The mission of World University Consortium is to evolve and promote development of higher education worldwide based on a human-centered approach within a trans-disciplinary conceptual framework.