Type: FWF-Veranstaltung

BE OPEN - Science & Society Festival

2018-09-08 / 09:00 CET
2018-09-12 / 20:00 CET

Short Description

In celebration of its 50th birthday, the Austrian Science Fund FWF will organise Austria’s biggest open-air science event during the Austrian EU Council Presidency from 8 to 12 September 2018. Visitors can look forward to interactive science stations, panel discussions and special events on Vienna’s Maria-Theresien-Platz.

The BE OPEN - Science & Society Festival will be held under the patronage of the Austrian Federal President, Alexander Van der Bellen.

The Wittgenstein Award and Start Prizes will be awarded as part of a concluding celebration at the festival grounds on Wednesday, 12 September.

The FFG FORUM, which will be held on 13 September in Museumsquartier, marks another highlight.

For more information on the festival please visit:

Location Info

Zip City
1010 Vienna

Misc Infos

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Name: Stefan Kranewitter
Name: Marc Seumenicht
Name: Silvia Dallabrida

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