Science popularization

Enhancing of scientists and researchers career visibility. Attracting career choices in science for the young generation. Popularization of science in society through organization of a pan-European festival of science - Researchers' Night, which organizes SOVVA with partners since 2007. Currently, in 2017, takes place already the 11th edition of the festival, traditionally on 29th September, 2017 last friday of September. The festival takes place every year in six Slovak cities (Bratislava, Žilina, Košice, Banská Bystrica, Poprad and Tatranská Lomnica) and over the years has gained the attention of a wide audience. In 2016, the festival of science involved more than 1,320 scientists and researchers, almost 55,000 pupils and students and all events was attended by more than 180,000 visitors.

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European Researchers' Night 2023

A unique science festival that spreads scientific knowledge and discoveries through interactive activities. We are proud that ...

European Researchers' Night 2022

This year´s edition of European Researchers' Night took place on 30 September 2022. 146 000 + visitors 1 352 scientists ...

European Researchers' Night 2021

The festival of science - European Researchers' Night is anually organized event throughout Europe. The ERN is the largest of ...

European Researchers' Night 2020

This year was special! As a result of the Coronavirus, the science festival was postponed to the 27th of November 2020. While ...

European Researchers' Night 2019

We appreciate your participation in the science festival on Friday, 27 September 2019! In collaboration with the Slovak Aca...

European Researchers' Night

The festival of science - European Researchers' Night is an annually organized event throughout Europe. The ERN is the largest of its kind in Slovakia and Europe, bringing together people and researchers in 300 cities in about 25 countries on the last Friday of September. This year´s edition will take place on 29 September 2023 and you can look forward to the 17th anniversary of the science festival in Slovakia.



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