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The State of Science: On the Global Perception of Science and the Need for STEM Advocacy

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The future success of businesses, economies, and humanity hinges on the continued development of sustainable innovations. This in turn is dependent on the inclusion of diverse perspectives inside our organizations and in our communities to bring creative thinking, innovative mindset and scientific prowess together to solve real-world problems.

Join Dr. Jayshree Seth, Corporate Scientist and Chief Science Advocate at 3M, as she provides an overview of the three-year global study “State of Science Index.” During this free interactive broadcast, she will discuss the impact of the pandemic on the public perception of science, key themes that emerge from the 2020 results, and STEM awareness that promote equity and access for all.

What You Will Learn

  • What the world thinks of science during the global pandemic and if skepticism gone up or down
  • What the global public cares about the most as it relates to science
  • What specific actions can we all take to advocate for science

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Jayshree Seth
Chief Science Advocate,

Glenn Ruskin
Vice President, EAC,
American Chemical Society


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