Addressing Global Scientific Challenges

There are many critical global scientific and social challenges that require physicists to collaborate internationally. The panel identified and discussed limiting factors to that cooperation (visas, supply chain constraints, workforce shortfalls, misinformation, research security, political will, lack of diversity).

Introduction: Jonathan Bagger, APS CEO

Moderator: Miles O’Brien, PBS Newshour


  • Omololu Akin-Ojo, ICTP-East African Institute for Fundamental Research
  • E. William Colglazier, AAAS
  • William D. Collins, LBNL and University of California, Berkeley
  • Cherry A. Murray, The University of Arizona

Closing Remarks: Jonathan Bagger, APS CEO