Impact of research in science education. Addressing the need for a knowledge-based society

This expert seminar was organized by Estonian Academy of Sciences and University of Tartu, supported by Horizon 2020 Twinning project “Addressing Attractiveness of Science Career Awareness” (SciCar). This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 952470. SciCar – a science education project – addresses…

Embedding Ethics in Machine Learning

From helping farmers adapt to climate change to predicting disease outbreaks, scientists in developing countries have begun turning to Machine Learning (ML) for more effective solutions. With this potential, however, comes the possibility for abuse, misuse, and unintended consequences. By presenting case studies from various parts of the world we will discuss the need for…

International Forum for Basic Sciences in Climate Changes and Sustainable Development

Forum and Scientific sessions about climate changes, mathematics, physics, and chemistry in climate sciences, their impact on human society and sustainability. It involves sessions about mathematics, physics, chemistry, etc in the climate sciences. It is about climate and environmental evolution, their impacts on the human society and sustainable development.

Semana de la Ciencia y la Tecnología del CSIC El lugar de la ciencia básica en la investigación y en el desarrollo sostenible

Esta jornada será un encuentro de personal de áreas de investigación científica básica, en el marco del Año Internacional de las Ciencias Básicas para el Desarrollo Sostenible. En ella, directores de proyectos financiados por la UE u otras instituciones, expertos en política científica y representantes políticos debatirán sobre la importancia de la ciencia básica en…

1st International multidisciplinary symposium Geopark & Sciences – From Research to Geotourism

This Symposium is an event of the UNESCO International Geoscience Programme project IGCP 737-SMART (Smart Geology for Better Community – Integrating Geological Heritage of South-eastern Europe into Sustainable Development Strategies). The special celebration of International Geodiversity Day will take place on 6th October as part of the Symposium programme. The Symposium aims to connect scientists…

Evidence of the Impact of Science Education in Attracting Young People Towards Science Studies and Science-related Careers

Europe seeks to become a smart, sustainable and inclusive economy, good education and training are important to promote sustained economic growth and sustainable development through fuelling research and development and addressing innovation, productivity and competitiveness. In our increasingly scientific and technological world, the science workforce in Europe, is decreasing. Frequently school science curricula are not…