Future Capital
Sep 12 2019 to Sep 13 2019
Co-convened by WAAS, UN Office of Partnerships, and UNCTAD -- by invitation only
Financing Global Development
Sep 16 2019 to Sep 17 2019
The world possesses all the financial resources needed to meet humanity's material needs and foster...
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 11 2019 to Nov 13 2019
A new type of education—a new paradigm—is urgently needed to address the challenges and paradoxes...
Future of Money
Nov 18 2019 to Nov 20 2019
 The world possesses all the financial resources needed to meet humanity's material needs and...


International Conference on Cognition, Society & Well-being
Jul 23 2019 to Jul 25 2019
WAAS is conducting a special session on the social dimensions of cognitive infomatics and cognitive...
May 16 2019 to May 18 2019
The unprecedented speed and rate of change of globalization, technological development and...
Emerging New Civilization Initiative
Mar 21 2019 to Mar 22 2019
On March 21-22, 2019, the World Academy and the Club of Rome convened a meeting of concerned and...
Mar 14 2019 to Mar 17 2019
On March 17th a special event was organized for WAAS Fellows, special invitees and select 7GBF...
Roundtable on Global Governance: Challenges & Opportunities
Nov 22 2018 to Nov 24 2018
This three-day roundtable cum PG course explored the recent challenges and opposition to 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 partnered 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 partnered with The World...
XV International Colloquium
May 2 2018 to May 5 2018
The 2018 Colloquium organized by WAAS, WUC, the University of Brazilia, the University of Paris...
Global Blockchain Summit
Apr 19 2018 to Apr 20 2018
WAAS was invited to share the findings of its research on Human-Centered Economic Theory and 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.