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European science journalists issue ”Copenhagen Declaration”

Following a successful debate at EuroScience Open Forum 2014, the European Union of Science Journalists’ Associations has issued a ”Copenhagen Declaration”.

ESOF2014 plenary hall sessions and press briefings available at ESOF2014 youtube channel

See or see again the ESOF2014 plenary hall, press briefings and other videos on ESOF2014 youtube channel.

Copenhagen hosts world-class science

Europe’s largest scientific gathering is coming to an end. More than 4,000 scientists, students, journalists and policy-makers are packing up after six terrific days in Copenhagen filled with science and research.

Video of the Keynote Lecture by Cass R. Sunstein

See the video of the Keynote Lecture Free by default by Cass R. Sunstein, Robert Walmsley Professor at Harvard University.

Video of the Press Point with Cass R. Sunstein

See the video of the Press Point with Cass R. Sunstein, Robert Walmsley Professor at Harvard University.

Press Release - Manchester officially named ‘European City of Science’ in Copenhagen handover

Manchester officially named ‘European City of Science’ in Copenhagen handover

Press Release from Lundbeck Foundation - Great science communicators honored at ESOF2014

A bright European student was in the spotlight together with scientists and organizations when the Lundbeck Foundation awarded their prizes for best communication at ESOF2014 in Copenhagen.

Video of the Keynote Lecture by Cédric Villani

See the video of the Keynote Lecture Long-time behavior of gas, plasmas and galaxies: theory and mysteries by Cédric Villani, Mathematician and Director at the Henri Poincaré Institute.

Video of Jan Gehls Keynote Lecture Livable cities for the 21st Century

See the video of the Keynote Lecture Livable cities for the 21st Century - from research to real life! by Jan Gehl, Professor of Urban Design at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts.

Poetry meets Science meets Prince

Poetry meets Science meets Prince

An ongoing and distinctive ESOF tradition is the Poetry meets Science-session, which took place today at the Dance Halls in the Carlsberg City District. To many people, science would appear as the very opposite of Poetry, being born of reason and rational deduction, whereas a poem seems to be entirely the fruit of imagination.

Video of Q&A with Ahmet Üzümcü

See the video of the Q&A with Director-General, Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.

Video of Ahmet Üzümcü Keynote Lecture

See the Keynote Lecture of Ahmet Üzümcü, Director-General at Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.

Video of the Press Briefing on Socio-economic and biophysical impacts of climate changes in Europe

See the video from the Press Briefing on Socio-economic and biophysical impacts of climate changes in Europe.

Video of the Press Briefing on E-cigarettes

See the video from the Press Briefing on E-cirgarettes: KIlling me sofly or our greatest public health oppertunity?

Video of Keynote Lecture by Lidia Brito

See the video of Lidia Brito, Regional Director for the Sciences in the Latin American and Caribbean Region, UNESCOs Keynote Lecture called Science for global sustainability: challenges and opportunities.

Video from the Press Briefing Scientists warn

See the Press Briefing Scientists warn: Conservation work in zoos needs more collaboration.

Video of Brian Schmidts Keynote Lecture

See the video of Brian Schmidt, Professor of Cosmology at Australien National University Keynote Lecture on the astronomical revolution.

Video of Dorthe Dahl-Jensens Keynote Lecture

See the video of Dorthe Dahl-Jensen, Professor of Ice Physics at Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen University Keynote Lecture on the Greenland ice sheet - a major contributor to sea level rise in the past and the future.

Video from Peder Holk Nielsens Keynote Lecture

See Peder Holk Nielsens, President and Chief Executive Officer at Novozymes Keynote Lucture about a bio based society: the vision and how we get there.

Science is our best friend

Science is our best friend

The Ministry of Higher Education and Science has released a news piece from the Opening Ceremony of ESOF2014.