Science and Engineering Fair in Nigeria
Chemistry : all about you
UNESCO in collaboration with the University of Nigeria and the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) will organize a scientific education and Engineering week at the International Institute of Biotechnology (University of Nigeria, Nsukka) from 17 to 21 June 2013.
During the whole week, this Category 2 Centre of UNESCO will host a series of training, workshops and exhibitions. Several experts from all regions of the world will present scientific conferences in high technology and especially in m-Learning. Many partners will also attend this important event: Microsoft, Intel, Nokia and Engineers Without Borders (EWB).
Four main workshops sessions will focus on:
- Scientific m-Learning;
- Global Microscience Experiments;
- Global Water Experiment;
- Engineers Without Borders Outreach Training.
In addition to these workshops, two exhibitions will take place during this week:
- One on the topic of “Water” in collaboration with “Deyrolles pour l’avenir” and in the framework of the International Year of Water Cooperation.
- The other on ”Engineering” will be organized and supervised by young volunteers from the Engineers Without Borders (EWB).
|Type of Event||Category 7-Seminar and Workshop|
|Start||17.06.2013 09:30 local time|
|End||21.06.2013 19:00 local time|
|Date to be fixed||1|
|Focal point||Khodabux, Imteyaz|
|Organizer||UNESCO and University of Nigeria|
|Contact||Souad Rouabah, Tel. 8.41.41, email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Venue||University of Nigeria-Nsukka|
|Street||University of Nigeria|
|Permanent Delegation Contact||Permanent Delegation of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to UNESCO|
|Language of Event||English|
|Estimated number of participants||2500|
|Link 1||Science Education|
|Link 2||Global Microscience Experiments|
|Link 3||Mobile Science & Learning|
|Link 4||UNESCO Engineering Initiative|