Science played a key role in the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic, mainly in the form of political advice on measures but also in the development of treatments and vaccines. A panel including the heads of important science organisations in Europe, Africa and Asia took a critical look on the role of science, debated its impact in the early days of the pandemic and tried to formulate recommendations how science could contribute in the creation of a resilient societies.
In a world of misinformation, controversy and fake news it is essential to better understand the relationship between science, society and the social issues we are confronted with.
This roundtable brings together four prominent senior researchers, two from the industrial sector and two from academia, to discuss the new skill sets required for young researchers entering the scientific community and how higher-education systems can be adapted to help them develop their talents and succeed in a scientific career whether in the public or private sectors.
The travel grantees narrate their experience in a hybrid format for the conference. Ibon is one of the travel grantees that decided to physically attend ESOF2020 in Trieste.
ESOF2020 Trieste won its bet. An innovative format gathered top-quality scientific discussion that achieved resounding success among on-site and online participants.
EuroScience President Michael Matlosz explains the challenges of organising the 9th edition of the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) conference during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
EuroScience Science Policy Working Group will host at ESOF2020 a panel discussion to explore how the current pandemic has impacted the innovation and entrepreneurship arenas.
EuroScience Science Policy Working Group will host a panel discussion at ESOF2020 to explore common pitfalls in science communication using the current COVID-19 pandemic as an example.
EuroScience will host a virtual booth and a number of hybrid and virtual sessions at ESOF2020. Take a look at the schedule below and join us both physically or virtually!
Relaunch of ESOF2020, the largest European conference on science and technology, postponed from July to September due to the Covid-19 pandemic was officially announced on 30 June 2020. With more than 150 sessions and over 700 speakers in an updated programme, including an innovative hybrid format and distinguished international guests, ESOF is more vital and attractive than ever.
New online sessions and themes tied to Covid-19 have been added.