Friends of Sciences

In this series of lectures researchers of our faculty explain their field of expertise in plain language for a broad audience of science lovers. Free and open to all. Come join us.

Upcoming lectures

The program for 2022-2023 will be announced here. Speakers and topics will include:

  • Prof. dr. Piet Termonia - Weather and Climate
  • Drs. Caroline Beckers - Cycling in the Dark: Enlightening Research in East Flanders (in Dutch)
  • Prof. dr. Christophe Scholliers - Data Security
  • Dr. Ellen Danneels - VESPA-watch: Invasion monitoring of the Asian Hornet
  • Prof. dr. Dominique Adriaens - Recent Findings on the Evolution on Earth

Practical information

All our lectures:

  • are free, but registering is advised
  • are open to a broad audience of science lovers
  • are on Tuesday evenings (usually the first of the month)
  • take place on Campus Sterre
  • start at 7 pm
  • last for an hour
  • are followed by an informal reception

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