2010 NAE Grand Challenges Summit

The 2010 NAE Grand Challenges Summit will bring together outstanding individuals from academia, business, government, medicine, communications, and other disciplines in Los Angeles at the University of Southern California campus on October 6-8, 2010.

Specific Summit Goals

  • Enhancing public interest in engineering and science by articulating their critical role in modern society
  • Educating public awareness of the importance of policy to engineering innovation and implementation
  • Stimulating future collaborations of engineers, policymakers and practitioners of business, law, social sciences and humanities to address the complex societal issues raised by technological innovation
  • Raising student in engineering, science, and technology entrepreneurship.

The Summit will discuss the impact and importance of the 14 Challenges from a number of perspectives

October 6, 2010 – October 8, 2010
University of Southern California
Los Angeles