Funding for Science Communication: information session with the SNSF

© 2019 EPFL

© 2019 EPFL

Tuesday, June 18th 2019
12.00 – 14.30
CE 1 104

The Research Office is pleased to invite you to the upcoming information session: Funding for science communication.

When? Tuesday, June 18th 2019
Time? 12.00 – 14.30
Venue? CE 1 104

Registration: please register here

Take the opportunity to meet SNSF scientific officers, the Director of EPFL Science Outreach Department and a successful grantee to get information on:

  • How science communication can boost your career and improve the assessment of your scientific output.
  • Where you can get funding.
  • What help is available to you at EPFL to implement your science communication project.


  • Welcome message from EPFL Research Office.
  • SNSF support for science communication, by Dr. Charles Roduit, SNSF Agora and Scientific Exchanges.
    • SNSF Agora - where research meets the public
    • SNSF Scientific Exchanges - link up with scientists from abroad
  • Foundations supporting science communication, by EPFL Research Office.
  • Robotics in Schools – testimonial from Prof. Francesco Mondada, EPFL Biorobotics Laboratory.
  • DORA Declaration: the importance of outreach activities in the assessment of the scientific output, by Dr. Sylvia Jeney, SNSF DORA.
  • EPFL Science Outreach Department: activities and services, by Dr. Farnaz Moser-Boroumand, EPFL Science Outreach Department.
  • Q&A

Lunch provided.

Link to the EPFL memento.