Keynote & Topical Sessions

Explore the latest keynote and topical sessions happening at ESOF!

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Science to Business Programme Launch

We recently launched the Science to Business Programme with the help of Principal Sponsor BT. Find out more about the programme here.

ESOF 2014 - The EuroScience stand at ESOF 2014

Registration

Register to attend ESOF 2016. The main conference sessions will take place 25-27 July.

 

ESOF 2014 - Fabiola Gianotti, Particle Physicist, CERN and Rolf-Dieter Heuer, Director General, CERN, at the opening ceremony - © Mikkel Ostergaard

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News

Keep up-to-date with the latest scientific & conference news from ESOF 2016.

 

The Programme

Nine themes, over 150 sessions, there really is something for everyone.

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Meet our speakers

Brian Cox FRS is Professor of Particle Physics at the University of Manchester. He is active in the promotion of science, and is known to the public for his documentary work on the BBC.

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Professor Kuroda is a chemist and biologist and now investigates chirality (left-right asymmetry). In 2013 she received the L’Oréal-UNESCO “For Women in Science” Award.

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Professor Wood is a Professor of Public History at The University of Manchester. Most recently he featured on the BBC series 'The Story of China'.

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Professor Jasanoff is Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies at the Harvard Kennedy School. She is a pioneer in the field of science and technology.

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Dr Ruth McKernan CBE is  Chief Executive of Innovate UK and has 25 years of research and commercial experience in the pharmaceutical industry both in the UK and the US.

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Dr Hermann Hauser is an entrepreneur and venture capitalist who has founded or co-founded companies in a wide range of technology sectors, including Acorn computers.

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Dr Daria Tataj helps design innovation strategies for networked economies. She is a high-level policy advisor to Mr. Carlos Moedas, EU Commissioner for Research and Innovation.

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Dr Paul Stoffels is the Chief Scientific Officer at Johnson & Johnson. In this role, he works with R&D leaders across the company to set the enterprise-wide innovation agenda.

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Professor Sir Venki Ramakrishnan grew up in India where he received his bachelor’s degree in physics before moving to the USA in 1971. He is also now the president of the Royal Society.

News

Manchester Enterprise Centre to host Falling Walls Lab

Manchester Enterprise Centre is to host a Falling Walls Lab on 27th July 2016.

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Call for Photographers

We are recruiting for photographers for ESOF. Full details of the brief can be found in the article.

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EuroScience Open Forum 2016: key speaker announcement

Organisers of the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) 2016, held in Manchester this summer (July 24-27), have announced some of the top speakers who have confirmed involvement in one or more of the 125+ programme sessions to be delivered during the conference.

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