As part of Warsaw Science Diplomacy School 2021 (WSDS), the Practitioners’ Panel illuminated the joys, challenges and daily life of being a science diplomat.
Moderator: Christina Bürgi-Dellsperger, Embassy of Switzerland in Vienna, formerly UNESCO Policy Advisor.
Bhaskar Balakrishnan: Science Diplomacy Fellow at Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS)
Tania Friederichs: Head of Sector for Research and Innovation at the EU Delegation to India
Guillermo Orts-Gil: Head of Communications and Public Relations at the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC)
The WSDS is organized by the Horizon 2020 project InsSciDE – Inventing a shared Science Diplomacy for Europe. Learn more:
Practitioners’ Panel: Science Diplomats in the Field – WSDS21