Geneva, 16 September 2010. On Friday 24 September, CERN1 will be one of 260 European locations involved in the 5th edition of the European Researchers’ Night, an initiative funded by the European Union’s Science and Society programme aimed at highlighting the appeal of being a researcher and promoting scientific research among young Europeans. CERN is taking part in the BEST project - Being a European Scientist Today – organized in partnership with project coordinator, Frascati Scienza2, the Erasmus Medical Centre3 in Rotterdam and EFDA-JET4.http://press.web.cern.ch/press/PressReleases/Releases2010/PR17.10E.html
Frascati Scienza, the Erasmus Medical Center of Rotterdam and the CERN of Geneva in collaboration with the most important Italian research institutes, presents the 5th Week of Science and European Researchers’ Night, in Frascati from 18 to 26 September 2010. Around the European Researchers’ Night, Friday, Sept. 24, runs the Science Week in Frascati.The event, an important initiative of the European Community, aims to let the public discover the value of scientific research. This year will be held simultaneously in over 260 cities in 31 European and the Mediterranean countries.