YASE 2018 is a collaborative effort led by

Afriscitech is an online media dedicated to the scientific production of the African continent. It aims at disseminating them toward a wide public. Founded in 2016 by Luc Allemand, an experienced scientific journalist, it is published by the co-operative news agency Coopetic Medias.


The IRD is an internationally recognized pluridisciplinary body working mainly in partnership with the Mediterranean and inter-tropical countries. Through its network and its presence in some fifty countries, it brings a unique approach to research, expertise, training and knowledge sharing for the benefit of the territories and countries that make science and innovation one of the first levers of their development. It is a French public institution under the dual supervision of the Ministries of Higher Education and Research and Foreign Affairs and International Development.


The Université Fédérale Toulouse Midi-Pyrénées is a community of universities and institutions that brings together 29 institutions of higher education and research of the former Midi-Pyrénées region. It brings together 15 doctoral schools for training through research.


YASE 2018 is a satellite event of

European Science Open Forum, the biggest interdisciplinary scientific meeting in Europe, will take place from 9th till 14th July 2018 in Toulouse.