Launch of the first proESOF Call for proposals

Publication date
February 28, 2018
March 30, 2020
Short description

In 2020 Trieste will host the Euroscience Open Forum (ESOF), the largest interdisciplinary science meeting in Europe. It is dedicated to scientific research and innovation and offers a unique framework for interaction and discussion for scientists, innovators, policy makers, entrepreneurs and the general public.ESOF is a biennial event created by the EuroScience association.  proESOF is a programme of activities to anticipate and accompany the development of ESOF2020 Trieste. It includes a series of regional and international events that will be organized principally in the north east of Italy, and the Central and Eastern European countries.


call for proposals aims to collect ideas and support the development of initiatives which will enhance dissemination, education, networking and training from now until ESOF2020 Trieste has recently been opened. You can choose 3 different areas:

PROESOF events: Proposals for events taking place from 2018 until 2020. Pro-ESOF events can target various audiences such as scientists, professionals, entrepreneurs and the general public. Where:To be held preferentially in the North-East of Italy and Central-Eastern European countries and Balkans (but not only). When: From February 2018 to July 2020

SCIENCE IN THE CITY FESTIVAL:  It embraces activities for the public engagement in science which will take place in the three weeks of the 2020 main event in Trieste. Where: City of Trieste and the Friuli Venezia Giulia region; When: Three weeks from June 27 to July 18, 2020

Draft proposals for the official call of ESOF2020 Trieste: In January 2019, the official call will be launched to define the ESOF2020 Trieste Programme. However, draft proposals for the official call can be submitted now, in order to receive advice and suggestions to better fulfill the official call requirements and enhance the network capacity of the applicants. Where: City of Trieste; When:Call in January 2019 for event 4-10 July 2020

Accepting projects for the first  call untill 30th april 2018. The call will stay open from February 2018 to March 2020.

The proposals may be related to the following areas: Science to Science, Science to Business, Science to Policy, Science to Citizens, Science to Communicators.

for more information, please refer to PROESOF website

  • Other
Geographical focus
  • Danube Macroregion
  • Europe
  • SEE
  • Western Balkans
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • General

Entry created by Admin on March 12, 2018
Modified on September 14, 2020