Journées internationales de la culture scientifique (JICS) – Science and You will be held over three days to accommodate all of these audiences:
Thursday, May 4, 2017 (Pollack Hall) - Opening conferences and "Ma thèse en 180 secondes" National Finals
2:00-5:00 pm: 8 opening keynotes
Each of the keynotes (10 to 15 minutes) will raise a specific issue, topic or experience. See more
6:00-8:00 pm: “Ma Thèse en 180 secondes” national finals
Friday, May 5, 2017 (Leacock and Arts Buildings) – Discussion Panels
8:30 am-5:00pm: 20 discussion panels
The discussion panels will last 1h30 at the most, and include at least a 30-minute discussion with the audience. See the agenda for the panels.
Saturday, May 6, 2017 (Leacock and Arts Buildings) – Training Workshops
9:30-11:30 am: 4 training workshops in communications
These 2h-training workshops are the opportunity to interact and share best practices. See the program for the workshop.
12:00-4:30 pm: come and discover the behind the scenes of making an exhibition and interacting with the public in and out of the walls! See the progroam of the circuits.
Activities for the General Public: Science-moi!
Several activities held by cultural and scientific organizations for the general public are included in the program: national finals of “Ma thèse en 180 secondes” (competition), “La preuve par l’image” (exhibit) launch and publication of a special issue of Découvrir magazine dedicated exclusively to scientific culture …see more
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