Euroscience Open Forum 2012
Over 4,500 delegates and 400 international journalists from over 70 countries attended the Eurosceince Open Forum 2012 in Dublin. ESOF 2012 took place over five days in July with over 600 speakers, 27 keynote speakers and five Nobel Laureates. The science programme comprised of interactive seminars, workshops, panel discussions and debates and focused on the following seven themes of ESOF 2012:
- The Future of Medicine & Health
- Reshaping the Frontiers of Knowledge
- Energy, Environment & Climate
- Engagement & Education
- Communicating Science
- Science & Culture
- Research Policy
The programme of 95 sessions, each of 90 minutes duration, was developed by the International Programme Committee from submissions to an open call to the scientific community for proposals. Over 400 high quality proposals, with speakers representing 40 different nationalities, were received. The International Programme Committee applied a rigorous peer review process to select the best proposals against criteria such as quality, originality, topicality, interdisciplinary approach and international perspective.
*Registration is now closed*
The next Euroscience Open Forum is taking place in Copenhagen in 2014.
Please see www.esof2014.org for more details