Researcher's Night in Trieste on Friday 24 September 2010
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Fri Sep 10 13:46:05 CEST 2010
Researchers' Night in Trieste - an event you cannot miss
Friday 24 September 2010 from 15:30 - 23:00
Please be informed that on Friday 24 September, there will be the
Researcher's Night in Trieste. As last year, the event drew about 10.000
persons to Piazza Unità and was a great success. The event is financed
mainly by the European Commission and is concurrently organized in about
50 places in Europe.
ICTP is participating in this joint event through the collaboration
protocol with the Comune, Province, University and most of the
scientific institutions in Trieste.
Make sure you are not missing the STAR, Science in Trieste And
Researchers, that will be on Friday 24 September 2010 in Piazza Unità
and neighbouring areas, from 15.30 till 23.00.
Web site: www.nottedeiricercatoritrieste.it
There will be many activities, experiments and presentations to be seen
in the gazebos set up in Piazza Unità. There will also be tours and some
of them require advance booking for participation. Information and
details on the website.
ICTP is organizing the following parts of STAR:
STREET SCIENCE, coordinated by S. Scandolo, will take place in 2
locations from 17:00 -23:00 : One outside the local Chamber of Commerce
next to Piazza della Borsa, and one in Piazza Unità. Many researchers
belonging to several institutes including ICTP, will be talking for 10
minutes each about own experiences.
ROUND TABLE talks will be held in the Chamber of Commerce by scientists
belonging to several scientific institutions. S. Scandolo has
coordinated the round tables and will be their moderator.
ICTP's round table is at 18:00 on "Energy and climate changes" by F.
Giorgi, R. Gebauer, R. Rosei
ICTP stand in GAZEBO in Piazza d'Unità, coordinated by ARPL, MLab, PIO.
There will be interesting attracting experiments and information about
ICTP's scientific activities. There will also be a blackboard in place
where researchers and students from ICTP can be approached by the
public, to present themselves and share their experiences at ICTP.
Each participating institution will have a stand in Piazza Unità. In
addition, there is a common stand where there are changing presentations
and interventions. In this stand, Prof. Andrey Varlamov, invited by
ICTP, will talk about "Physics and golf at 5 pm. and "Physics in the
kitchen" at 7 pm.
Concerts in Piazza Unità
ICTP, mainly through J. Niemela, has also organized the concerts that
will take place in Piazza d'Unità from 18:00 to 23:00. The 5 bands are:
Trio TAV Contizanetti-Centonze-Vladilo; UnderScore; Gino d'Eliso and the
Fabulous Rocker Boys; Stefano Franco and the Fluid Horns; Franco
Valussi, Joe Niemela and the Swingers.
Call for volunteers:
We will need the cooperation of some colleagues as volunteers for Street
Science. Please send an email to join to : giancovi at ictp.it
Don't miss this big event! See you there on Friday 24 September!
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