[ Funding for science communication: information session with the SNSF and EPFL Science Outreach Department ]


Event details

Date 18.06.2019
Hour 12:0014:30
Category Internal trainings
The Research Office is pleased to invite you to the upcoming information session: Funding for science communication.

When: Tuesday, June 18th 2019
Time: 12.00 – 14.30
Venue:  CE 1 104
Registration: please register here
Take the opportunity to meet SNSF scientific officers, the Director of EPFL Science Outreach Department and a successful grantee to get information on:
  • How science communication can boost your career and improve the assessment of your scientific output.
  • Where you can get funding.
  • What help is available to you at EPFL to implement your science communication project.
  • Welcome message from EPFL Research Office by Dr. Charles Roduit, SNSF Agora.
  • SNSF support for science communication:
    • SNSF Agora - where research meets the public.
    • SNSF Scientific Exchanges - link up with scientists from abroad.
  • Foundations supporting science communication, by EPFL Research Office.
  • DORA Declaration: the importance of outreach activities in the assessment of the scientific output, by Dr. Sylvia Jeney, SNSF DORA.
  • EPFL Science Outreach Department: activities and services, by Dr. Farnaz Moser-Boroumand, EPFL Science Outreach Department.
  • Robotics in Schools – testimonial from Prof. Francesco Mondada, EPFL Biorobotics Laboratory.
  • Q&A
Lunch provided.

Practical information

  • General public
  • Registration required


  • Research Office


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