SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES (select)

  • Boston Tech Hub Faculty Working Group, Harvard University, 2019–
     
  • Founding Board Member of Artificial Intelligence World Society (AIWS), 2018–
     
  • Board Member, Boston Global Forum on Global Citizenship and Cyberspace (BGF), 2017–
     
  • IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers), 2015–
     
  • Council of Scientific Society Presidents Committee on Creative Heuristics Enabling Strategic Success (C.H.E.S.S.) 2015–2018.
     
  • Centre national de la recherche scientifique, France, Carbon Promenades August 2015–
     
  • Scientific Advisory Committee to World Social Science Report (WSSR), 2013.
     
  • Science Board, Santa Fe Institute, 1995–2001 and 2012–2018.
     
  • Chair, Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) of UNESCO Program Management of Social Transformation (MOST), 2009–2014.
     
  • Working Group 3, UN-ICT, Preparations for World Summit on Information Technology, 2001–2005.
     
  • Contributor to US Academy of Engineering study on Information Systems and the Environment 1997; published in 2001.
     
  • Panel Member, DARPA-National Academy of Sciences Committee on Understanding Terrorism in order to Deter Terrorism, 2001–2002.
     
  • Member, Scientific Advisory Committee, SCOPE-ICSU, 1998–
     
  • Special Advisor to the Administrator of the United Nations Development Program, 1994–1996.
     
  • Member, Advisory Board, Global Stewardship Initiative, Pew Charitable Trust, 1993–1995.
     
  • Advisor to the Secretary General for United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, 1990–1992.
     
  • Member, AAAS Committee on Population, Resources, and the Environment Chair, Working Group on International Aspects, 1990–1992.
     
  • Convener and Session Organizer, International Political Science Association, 1984–1985.
     
  • Planning Committee, International Scientific Forum on Energy, 1983–1988.
     
  • Advisory Committee, Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress, 1982–1983.
     
  • Board of Directors, Pathfinder Fund, 1981–1983.
     
  • Council Member, American Political Science Association, 1981–1983.
     
  • Panel for 1979 U.S. Conference of Science and Technology for Development, National Research Council, 1977–1978.
     
  • International Advisory Committee, World Population Society, 1976–1977.
     
  • International Social Science Documentation Committee, 1976-1978.
     
  • National Science Foundation Advisory Committee for Developing Guidelines of Research on National Resource Problems, 1973–1974.
     
  • Co-Chair, National Academy of Sciences, Middle East Workshop, 1973–1974.
     
  • International Committee of Advisors for National Academy of Science, Population Issues, 1972–1974.