Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - from 9.30 to 12.30 at the Aula Magna of the University of Trieste - will take place. the 12th edition of "Science Quiz - Trieste's scientific bodies" About 150 girls from the fourth grade of secondary schools will compete for 3 hours, with a healthy sporting spirit, to make their school prevail.
The organization is managed by the Lions Club Trieste Host and by the Leo Club Trieste, with the collaboration of the scientific bodies of the province of Trieste and the patronage of the University of Trieste. The objective is to improve the knowledge of Trieste's scientific bodies on the part of citizens and young people in particular.
The aim is also to stimulate students to deepen their relationship with the world of research, which they are lucky to have at hand, and to understand the great opportunities offered by a territory rich in scientific bodies.
The questions will not focus on scientific subjects, but preferably on the main general characteristics of the scientific body. Therefore: "who they are (location, size, promoters, ..), what they do, from whom they are directed, what are the main results obtained, the innovation projects in progress, such as the links with the business environment, such as the spillovers on the territory, … ". These are the macro topics, indicated by the bodies themselves, on which the students will be asked to provide answers.