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Let’s live science culture

May 19
10:00 - 12:00
Restaurant zum Äusseren Stand, Zeughausgasse 17, Bern
Questions We Scientists Shape Science
Questions We Scientists Shape Science
Questions We Scientists Shape Science

At the congress «We Scientists Shape Science», more than 200 scientists stated how science should evolve. How do we carry these ideas into the labs? How will we improve science culture in our daily scientific work? And how can we merge initiatives by institutions and the commitment of us scientists?

Preliminary programme

10:00 Welcome! Marcel Tanner, President of the SCNAT

10:10 Issues highlighted @ «We Scientists Shape Science», Roger Pfister, SCNAT

10:25 Commitment of SCNAT member societies

10:45 Discussion Let’s live science culture

  • Marc Creus, Lab leader at the University of Basel & Member of the Global Young Academy
  • Matthias Egger, President of the Swiss National Science Foundation
  • Gerd Folkers, President of the Swiss Science and Innovation Council & Chair of the programme committee «We Scientists Shape Science»
  • Christian Leumann, President of the Delegation for Research at swissuniversities & Rector of the University of Bern

11.45 Conclusions Marcel Tanner


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Register on info@scnat.ch: 12.05.2017

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