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Project information

Grant agreement ID: 265506

Status

Closed project

  • Start date

    1 May 2010

  • End date

    31 October 2010

Funded under:

FP7-PEOPLE

  • Overall budget:

    € 51 594

  • EU contribution

    € 30 000

Coordinated by:

POLITECHNIKA SLASKA

Poland

Objective

"The 2010 Researchers' night coordinated by the Silesian University of Technology (Gliwice, Poland) is actually the continuation of 4 previous similar events. It will take place in the ""traditional"" two main Silesian Cities, i.e. Gliwice and Katowice, but also in four smaller towns, being Zabrze, Rybnik, Sosnowiec and Cieszyn. The broad and varied programme of acivities will address all categories of the public at large, regardeless of age and scientific background, and combine in a balanced way ""serious"" and fun activities. They all will take place in university campuses or nearby and will notably include: face-to-face meetings with researchers, hands on experiments conducted by researchers, ""Play scientist"" (conducting experiments), workshops, live demonstrations, lectures, concerts, shows, contests, disco conducted by one of the vice-rectors in Gliwice. In order to alow young pratiipants to enjoy the activities, they will start early in the afternoon. Worth mentioning is the fact that the coordinator aims in the future at biulding consortium gathering all Silesian universities, which would increase the effectiveness of the communication activities organised in the area counting almost 4,9 million inhabitants."

Coordinator

POLITECHNIKA SLASKA

Address

Ul. Akademicka 2a
44-100 Gliwice

Poland

Activity type

Higher or Secondary Education Establishments

EU Contribution

€ 16 864

Administrative Contact

Malgorzata Karkoszka (Ms.)

Participants (2)

UNIWERSYTET SLASKI

Poland

EU Contribution

€ 4 779

UNIWERSYTET EKONOMICZNY W KATOWICACH

Poland

EU Contribution

€ 8 357

Project information

Grant agreement ID: 265506

Status

Closed project

  • Start date

    1 May 2010

  • End date

    31 October 2010

Funded under:

FP7-PEOPLE

  • Overall budget:

    € 51 594

  • EU contribution

    € 30 000

Coordinated by:

POLITECHNIKA SLASKA

Poland