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Three Minute Thesis 3MT: PhD Ideas in Three Minutes

Columbia University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the United Nations are excited to host the inaugural Ivy 3MT competition.

Winners of 3MT competitions from Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Princeton University, University of Pennsylvania and Yale University will compete to present their PhD research in three minutes using only one slide.

25 April 2019, from 1:15 to 2:30 pm, in Conference Room 2, UNHQ

Introduction by Andrea R. Solomon, Vice Dean and Dean of Academic Affairs - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Columbia University

and

Hamid Rashid, Chief, Development Research Branch - Economic Analysis and Policy Division - Department of Economic and Social Affairs - United Nations

Welcome Remarks

Elliott Harris, Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development and Chief Economist, United Nations

*Event is open to all with a valid UN pass.