The Arab League Educational, Cultural & Scientific Organization (ALECSO), in cooperation with ISC Brussels, will host the first “Arab Forum for Scientific Research and Sustainable Development,” to be held in Tunis, Tunisia, on 20-22 December 2013.
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Bruce Damer’s EvoGrid “Evolution Grid” project which is the subject of his current PhD research at the SMARTlab was featured in a high visibility article in the New York Times. Written by veteran science and tech reporter John Markoff it included some great quotes from project primary external advisor Professor Richard Gordon and noted science writer George Dyson and included two color images from the original public EvoGrid movie. This story has raised the visibility of the project to an international audience. The story appeared in the September 29th newspaper in the Science Times section and is available online at: