Thursday, November 17, 2022 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Reitz Union Rm. G330

Join Dr. Marta L. Wayne, Dean of the UF International Center and the UF Helicopter Science Faculty Group, for a panel discussion and short group presentations on Helicopter Science and its effect on international partnerships.

Helicopter research — also referred to as ‘parachute science’ — is when researchers from higher-income or more privileged settings carry out research in resource-poor settings with limited to no involvement of local communities or researchers.*

How is international science and collaboration promoted in your discipline/department?

Do you have examples of good practices of international science, education, and research?

What basic skills and resources exist and should be available?

What are the challenges?

For registration and more information, contact Andrea Chavez at