“Shaping the future with knowledge”: With our initiative, we also promote participation in scientific life and contribute to the sustainable solution of central issues for the future. With numerous formats of our own (e.g. with our Science Summer and the “Science Meets…” event series), we bring science and research closer to the citizens and ensure that fear of contact and scepticism about science are reduced.

Essen Science Summer

Over a period of several weeks, entertaining and attractive events with a scientific connection,  which are all designed to be understandable for the broader public, demonstrating how exciting science is.

Science Meets…

The Science Meets… event series promotes networking, scholarly exchange and active dialogue of the most diverse social areas with science in Essen in an inspiring way.