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Bill Burns’ Remarks at the Science Diaspora Reception

Read Deputy Secretary William J. Burns’s remarks from the Global Diaspora Forum’s Science Diaspora Reception in which he announces the creation of the Networks of Diasporas in Engineering and Science and describes the critical role that U.S.-based diaspora communities play in promoting technological innovation at home and around the world.

Bill Burns

Global Diaspora Forum - Science Diaspora Reception

New Initiative Convenes Diaspora Scientists to Promote Innovation

Two science-outreach initiatives announced by U.S. State Department officials July 25 during the Global Diaspora Forum aim to boost international cooperation among scientists, engineers and other innovators working to address common global challenges.