The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) celebrated its 40th Anniversary with the conference “Worlds within Reach – From Science to Policy”, which was held from 24-26 October, 2012 in Vienna and Laxenburg, Austria. In this event, Dr Sabine Weiland presented a poster of the LIAISE Network of Excellence that focused on its networking approach between science and policy.
News from Nov 11, 2012
IIASA’s 40th Anniversary Conference examined the many sustainability and development challenges such transformations impose and explore options for resolving them. Leading scientists and experts from a diverse range of disciplines, regions, and institutions presented findings which aim to generate debate and further analyses, and help to identify viable pathways through these complex and interlinked global challenges. The Conference reinforced the relevance and application of advanced systems analysis and integrated approaches in providing science-based solutions for policymakers faced with these pervasive problems.