ESOF News

Volunteer at ESOF 2018

5 months to go before ESOF 2018 in Toulouse. We are currently looking for highly motivated volunteers during ESOF in July. Be part of this unique and exciting experience!

ESOF 2018 press kit online

For journalists around the world: the ESOF 2018 press kit (February version) is online.
Stay connected and do not hesitate to visit the press section on this website.

Commissioner Moedas will attend ESOF 2018

M. Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner in charge of Research, Science and Innovation expressed his willingness to participate in ESOF 2018 Toulouse next July!

Six months to go! ESOF 2018 in Toulouse!

M-6! The next EuroScience Open Forum, ESOF 2018 will be held in Toulouse, France, 9-14 July 2018 in just six months from now! Don’t wait to secure your registration and trip to the European City of Science 2018, with the ESOF 2018 motto: « Sharing Science: towards new horizons! ».

ESOF 2018: Registration open!

Get ready to experience the largest interdisciplinary meeting on Science and innovation in Europe. 
ESOF 2018 will take place in Toulouse, European City of Science 2018, 9-14 July 2018

New deadline for the call for posters !

For the first time, the poster session is an integrated part of ESOF 2018.

Get involved in the General Poster Session with possibility of a Flash Oral Presentation and come boost your work's visibility in front of a top level interdisciplinary audience.

Download the call and submit your proposal now and until 31 January 2018

ESOF and the Science Forum South Africa

In seven months, plan to be at ESOF 2018 in Toulouse! Great speakers and policy makers were announced at the Science Forum South Africa, 7-8 December 2017 in Pretoria.

Minister Naledi Pandor, Minister of Science and Technology of South Africa confirmed her coming to ESOF 2018 in Toulouse where she will be a keynote speaker and will actively contribute to several sessions.

ESOF Science meets poetry founder wins the World Prize of Humanism for 2018

Mr Jean-Patrick Connerade, President of the EASAL and  former President of EuroScience was awarded the World Prize of Humanism for 2018, by the Ohrid Academy of Humanism. A great and well deserved distinction for Mr Connerade, initiator and inspired organisor of the "Science meets poetry" event in each ESOF.

ESOF 2018 will proudly carry on this tradition: the "Science meets poetry" event will be held in Toulouse, on 12 July 2018 at the Académie des Jeux floraux, co-organisor.

Committees and DG Research visit in Toulouse

Very busy, buzzy days for the ESOF 2018 team in Toulouse!

On September 21-22th, the Programme Committee met in Toulouse to review the proposals made in the framework of the “Science programme” Call for Sessions. Then the Steering Committee gathered September 28-29 and validate some important advancement points regarding the preparation of ESOF 2018. The programme of the next ESOF is now taking shape.

EuroScience selects Trieste to organize ESOF 2020 and Leiden/The Hague for ESOF 2022

EuroScience and the ESOF Supervisory Board are proud to announce that the EuroScience Open Forum 2020 will be hosted from 4 to 10 July 2020 in Trieste, Italy, and that ESOF 2022 will be organized by Leiden/The Hague, The Netherlands, in July 2022.