Organizations

By Region: North America

Acronym Institute for Disarmament Diplomacy

The Acronym Institute works with policy makers and non-governmental organisations to promote non-proliferation and nuclear disarmament by disseminating information and maximising negotiating opportunities in all available fora. When arms control measures become blocked, as at present on treaty ratification and the proposed ban on the production of fissile materials, the Acronym Institute will work to  Read More »

Website:
http://www.acronym.org.uk/bwc/index.htm
Phone:
+44 (0) 20 7503 8857
Address:
24 Colvestone Crescent London E8 2LH

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, a philanthropic nonprofit institution, was established in 1934 by Alfred Pritchard Sloan, Jr., then President and Chief Executive Officer of the General Motors Corporation.” The Foundation has programs and interests in various fields, including Science and Technology and Bioterrorism.

Website:
http://www.sloan.org/programs/pg_national.shtml#bioterror
Phone:
(212) 649-1649
Address:
630 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2550, New York, NY 10111 USA

Alliance for Biosecurity

“The Alliance is a collaboration among pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies that are working in the public interest to improve prevention and treatment of severe infectious diseases—particularly those diseases that present global security challenges.” “The Alliance for Biosecurity promotes a stronger, more effective partnership between government, the biopharmaceutical industry, and other stakeholders in order to advance  Read More »

Website:
http://www.allianceforbiosecurity.org/
Phone:
(202) 230-5619
Address:
1500 K Street, NW, Suite 1100 | Washington, DC 20005 | USA

Alloy Ventures

Alloy Ventures is an early stage venture capital firm with experience in funding and nurturing over 200 information technology and life science companies. Their investments have helped produce such companies as Adaptec, Amgen, Applied Micro Circuits, Applied Biosystems, Aspect Communications, CV Therapeutics, Nuance, Octel, PMC-Sierra, Remedy, and Verity.

Website:
http://www.alloyventures.com/
Phone:
+ 1 (650) 687 - 5000
Address:
400 Hamilton Avenue, 4th floor | Palo Alto, CA 94301 | USA

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

The American Association for the Advancement of Science, ‘Triple A-S’ (AAAS), is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator, leader, spokesperson and professional association. The AAAS Center for Science, Technology and Security Policy is guided by the over-arching goal of advancing the integration of science and  Read More »

Website:
http://cstsp.aaas.org/
Phone:
(202) 326-6400
Address:
1200 New York Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20005 USA