BEYOND GLOBAL WARMING On February 28, 2008, WAAS conducted an international conference on Global Warming in collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh, celebrating the installation of Jeffrey Schwartz, PhD, Professor of Anthropology and History and Philosophy of Science and Fellow in the University’s Center for Philosophy of Science, as President of the World Academy of …

Organizer: Jonathan Granoff — Global Security Institute (USA)Participants: Jonathan Granoff, Walter Anderson, Garry Jacobs, Ivo Slaus, Ashok Natarajan On February 26, 2008, WAAS conducted a high level workshop on the threats arising from the weaponization of space, in collaboration with the Global Security Institute at the GSI’s offices in New York City. Expert presentations were …

Nuclear Disarmament in collaboration with Global Security Institute & Middle Powers Initiative Click here to read the history of the World Academy’s work on Nuclear Disarmament, presented July 2008 Workshop on Nuclear Disarmament in collaboration with Global Security Institute & Middle Powers Initiative, and The Mother’s Service Society (India) New York, October 11-12, 2006 The …

World Futures Society Conference Session on Nuclear Abolition at the World Futures Society Conference Click here to read the history of the World Academy’s work on Nuclear Disarmament, presented July 2008 WAAS organized a special workshop on nuclear disarmament at the World Future’s Society Annual Conference in Toronto on July 30, 2006. Academy President Walter …

The 2005 General Assembly, held in the Westin Zagreb Hotel in the hospitable country of Croatia, was one of the most successful in the history of the Academy. The General Assembly was the first held in South Eastern Europe, and was the occasion for the formal announcement of the creation of the new South Eastern …

International Security: An Agenda for Rethinking Summary Report on NATO Advanced Research Workshop “Security in Knowledge-based Society” Zagreb, Croatia November 16 – 20, 2005 by Prof. Lincoln P. Bloomfield The following is a report on the NATO Advanced Research Workshop held in Zagreb, Croatia, November 16-20, 2005, concurrently with the General Assembly of the World …