Washington, D.C., partner Bob Stoll spoke at Science and Technology in Society’s Annual Meeting in Kyoto, Japan, on Monday, Oct. 8.

The society holds an annual aimed at creating a global human network based on trust and providing a framework for open discussions regarding the further progress of science and technology for the benefit of humankind, while controlling ethical, safety and environmental issues resulting from their application.

The forum gathers top leaders from different constituencies all over the world.