This year’s Science in the City festival is more exciting than ever before. With a new layout and a host of innovative activities, the 6th edition of Science in the City—European Researchers’ Night, promises to be a night to remember. On Friday 29 September 2017 from 6.00pm until midnight science and the arts will transform Republic Street as visitors of all ages explore the highly interactive activities. This year's theme is the Future: Today's Research; Tomorrow's Society. Plans include the usual health and dental checks, child-friendly experiments, shows and games, as well as totally new activities that find their inspiration in ongoing research projects here in Malta, such as Light Pushes Stuff, AR Art, Holograms and so much more.
The Science in the City festival-European Researcher’s Night is supported by the European Commission’s Research and Innovative Framework Programme, Horizon 2020 (H2020, 2014-2020) by Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions.
The event is organised by University of Malta, Malta Chamber of Scientists and the RIDT - University of Malta Research Trust , in partnership with the Ministry for Education and Employment, Parliamentary Secretary for Financial Services, Digital Economy and Innovation, JUGS Malta, Studioseven Malta, Malta-EU Steering & Action Committee (MEUSAC), MCST, Esplora Interactive Science Centre, Kunsill Lokali tal-Belt Valletta, Malta College for Arts, Science and Technology, PBS, Notte Bianca Valletta, Spazju Kreattiv, Pjazza Teatru Rjal, the AquaBioTech Group, the Central Bank of Malta, Wasteserv and a number of other partners.The festival has been recognized by EFFE International Jury to receive the EFFE Label 2017-2018
A full programme can be viewed on www.scienceinthecity.org.mt.