European Researchers' Night

Event date
September 24, 2021
Short description

The European Researchers' Night is a Europe-wide public event, which displays the diversity of science and its impact on citizens' daily lives in fun, inspiring ways. This year, the event will take place in 29 countries on Friday 24 September 2021.


The European Researchers' Night aims to

  • bring research and researchers closer to the public
  • promote excellent research projects across Europe and beyond
  • increase the interest of young people in science and research careers
  • showcase the impact of researchers’ work on people’s daily lives

The public can visit the events to meet researchers and discover the fascinating world of science in a fun and interactive environment. Children, young people and families will have the chance to meet researchers and discover research, science and innovation through a wide range of science shows, hands-on experiments, games, quizzes, competitions, exhibitions and digital activities. Find out which events take place in your country and consult their websites for more information.

For researchers The European Researchers' Night is a unique opportunity to engage with citizens of all ages to raise awareness about their research and its impact on society and to put their outreach skills to practice. They can reach out to the organisers of European Researchers’ Night events taking place near them to see how they can get involved.

Geographical focus
  • Europe
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary
Event type
  • Other

Entry created by Admin on September 18, 2021
Modified on September 18, 2021