The Global Solutions Summit 2019 (GSS 2019) will convene in the margins of the Fourth UN Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the SDGs (STI Forum) on the theme, ‘Building a More Effective and Efficient Ecosystem for Scaling Technology Deployment for the SDGs’. The Summit will focus on two issues: inclusive disruptive innovation, and how it is related to the quest of harnessing STI for the SDGs; and building a local ecosystem to facilitate technology deployment.
GSS 2019 is supported by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the UN Commission on Science and Technology for Development (CSTD) and the UN Office of Partnerships (UNOP).
date: 13 May 2019
venue: UN Headquarters
location: New York City, US