ROME – 28 September 2017
Thursday 28 September, the European project DANDELION will be present at the ‘European Researchers’ Night’, the most important European scientific communication event involving more than 300 cities, with a rich calendar of events and scientific aperitifs, meetings with researchers, conferences and visits to the most renowned Italian research centers.
The European Researchers’ Night, which is 12 years old this year, is promoted and funded by the European Commission.
ACTIVITIES FOR SCHOOLS
Thursday 28 September 2017 from 09:30 am to 10:30 am at Mura del Valadier – via del Castello – Frascati, IT
Learn through the interactive group game “GueSSH! Societal Challenges in Europe”
The activities are addressed to primary and secondary schools as a group play session with the aim of spreading and improving knowledge on the societal challenges (immigration, Labor, Health, Wellbeing, Integration etc.) in an engaging and fun way.
A scientific animator will stimulate the curiosity of children by creating, through games, an open space of discussion, reflection and deepening, in which children will be the protagonists.
DANDELION SCIENTIFIC WORKSHOP
Thursday 28 September 2017 from 18:00 to 19:00, at Mura del Valadier – via del Castello – Frascati, IT
The Thematic Joint Workshop realized in collaboration with the European projects DANDELION, ISAAC, MEAL and BIOWAYS, “Educational games and educational solutions to increase the impact of scientific and research results and involve the general public and new generations” aim to improve the impact of scientific results through “serious games.
During the workshop will be presented to the public the Serious Games developed in the context of various European projects aimed at promoting discussion on the potential of these innovative tools, strongly encouraged by the European Commission, as a vehicle for increasing the impact of scientific and research results involving the general public and new generations.
To attend the workshops please register on the Frascati Science website: https://www.frascatiscienza.it/pagine/notte-europea-dei-ricercatori-2017/