ESOF2020 News

SYAT - Ship&Yacht Advanced Technology

SYAT - Ship & Yatch Advanced Technology is a showcase of innovative maritime technologies for passengers mobility with applications on vessels (leisure, cruise, ferry) and/or infrastructures (commercial ports and marinas), to be held in Gorizia, October 2-3 2019.

Deadline for registration is October 2nd at 14 PM. 

TACT Festival 2020 - Call for Applications

On the occasion of the election of Trieste as European Capital of Science 2020, TACT Festival will be part of ESOF (EuroScience Open Forum) – Science in the City Festival.

The seventh edition will therefore be slightly different:

  • At least half of the selected shows will focus on the theme of science and innovation
  • Shows will be performed on an open-air stage in the historical city centre
  • It is possible to apply with production projects to be realized ad-hoc


17th conference on Computational Methods in Systems Biology - CMSB 2019

The 17th conference on Computational Methods in Systems Biology (CMSB 2019) will take place between the 18th to 20th September 2019 in Trieste, Italy...



21-25 October 2019  - Hydrodinamic Plant TRIESTE

Annual  Meeting of GLOBE Europe and Eurasia Country Coordinators  from 23 countries and  International  Teacher Training  Course  about  Citizen  Science applied to  environment, sustainability and climatic change organized by GLOBE* Italia  and  GLOBE* Europe-Eurasia.

Special  feature: Conference open to citizens


ECRO 2019: Experts on smell and taste gather in Trieste 11-14 September

from 11 to 14 September the city will host the annual European Chemoreception Research Organisation meeting, including a proESOF2020 Lecture by Nobel Prize Winner Linda Buck

Shaping the future of community mental health care - September 5-7, 2019 - Verona, Italy

The Fifth International Conference on Community Mental Health Care, entitled Shaping the Future of Community Mental Health, Care organized by the University of Verona and the Verona Hospital Trust, in collaboration with the European Assertive Outreach Foundation, will be held in Verona from September 5-7 2019.

Keynote Speaker: Iain Mattaj

An highly distinguished scientist in the field of RNA biology, the director of the Human Technopole is the first announced keynote speaker for ESOF2020.

TriesteACT 2020 - Applications Open

On the occasion of ESOF2020 Trieste, the Trieste ACT theatre estival will be part of Science in the City Festival! From 5th to 11th July 2020, ten young theatre groups will participate in a series of theatre performances, workshops and conferences open to the city of Trieste. At least half of the selected shows will focus on the theme of science and innovation, on an open-air stage in the historical city centre. The deadline to apply closes October 15 2019!

Immunotherapy in liver cancer: Reality or hope?

FIF, the Italian Liver Foundation, with the patronage of proESOF, will hold the special workshop "Immunotherapy in liver cancer: Reality or Hope" on November 20th 2019 at the Conference Hall, Building T, AREA Science Park, Sincrotrone, Basovizza, Trieste.

See below the full programme.

Open knowledge, fair future

This is ESOF2020’s new claim presented at the 11th World Conference of Science Journalists held in Lausanne from 1st to 5th July 2019…